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June 19th, 2010 Experience

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Tuesday July 13th, 2010

 Final Thoughts On TWB 2010, Trek 1

A life changing experience that cant be explained, only experienced Luke Howe

It was a great experience. I got to see a lot of stuff and meet great people. It was a lot of fun Charlie McCarthy
A life changing experience, that recharges ones self and soul. Johnny Mintz

TWB was a great experience. Ive made friends that I hope I have for the rest of my life. I cant imagine going on TWB without each and everyone of them. This trip has changed my life forever. Jamie Barnes

I now have new and amazing best friends, and I got to experience amazing places with them. Lauren Bowling

Tdubbbs an indescribable experience that changes your life. The friends and memories you make are unforgettable. Aspen Warden

I had the time of my life on this trip and made best friends to share this amazing experience with. Emma Wells
TWB, the best experience of your life. Aaron Eury

TWB was the highlight of my summer, and of my life. This is the place I met my best friends. Jenna Cauble

TWB was a magical trip and it will be an unforgettable memory. Megan Mastro

This is the most unforgettable experience. Ive had the time of my life and made some friendships that will last forever. Logan Garman

TWB has helped me be able to be myself and not try to fit in. Erick Hooker

TWB has given me a truly great summer and a totally new understanding of life and our great country. Luke Robbins

TWB is similar to a dazzling fireworks display because all of our different ingredients combine to sparkle and ignite to have a blast. Also, its not so much about the places you see, but about the people you meet along the way. Evan Hiatt

TWB was a very enriching experience. It allowed me to make many new friends and explore America in a very unique way. It was well worth it. Allie Minnich

It really was the trip of a lifetime. I learned about myself and this great country I was blessed to be born in. Lauren Rogers

Teens Westward Bound allows ones body to travel and ones emotions to mature in an experience defined by positive opportunity and close human bonds Elise Berrier

TWB really makes you lower your walls and be yourself. It was the best experience ever. Dallas Godbold

TWB cant be described in words. It something you have to experience for yourself. Courtney Dellinger

It is truly hard to describe TWB. It is the most amazing thing you could do in your life, but until you experience it you dont know what youre missing out on. I LOVE TWB! Ryann Harrelson

This trip was an amazing experience! I saw so many places, met a lot of great people, and learned an important lesson above living life to the fullest! Molly Cowen

TWB is like being in love. Its fun and awesome when your in the relationship but your sad and teary eyed when its over. Ricky Accurso

Live your life to the fullest and a whole new world will open up to you. Amy Spence

There is no way I can describe TWB in words; I have had the best time of my life is all I can say. Ty Brown

TWB will change your aspect on life. You will find out who you are and meet lifelong friends. Stephen Lanuti

An experience that brings you to bond like no other. It is something I would definitely do again. Zach Anderson

If you are vacillating on whether to go, dont. Its an experience of a lifetime and make sure your name is on the list. Sam Stout

The happiest 23 days of my life, and although it will end, the friendships Ive made will last a lifetime. Charlotte Moore

On a scale from 1-10 I give it two thumbs up! David Freedland

TWB is an experience that begins with nerves and anxiety, but molds into a time of such friendship and love. Julie Kivett

TWB is an amazing opportunity and Im so glad I took advantage of it! Laura Leigh Beam

I made lifelong friends, found myself, and had the best experience of my life. Elizabeth Sitton

TWB has been such an amazing, life-changing experience. The only way to understand it is to live it. Lauren Kelly

Pictures may be worth 1,000 words, but it cant describe the TWB experience. Amir Feinberg

TWB opened my eyes to the person I am and showed me the way I want to live my live - to the fullest each day. Rebecca Robertson

You make friends and memories that will last forever. Payton Blankship

Get to know everybody as soon as possible. If you dont you will regret it. Jacob Byrd

TWB is a trip Ill never forget. I made lifelong friends on this trip and saw places I never thought Id get to see. I wouldnt trade this trip for the world. Meryl Estep

This most unforgettable trip in anyones lifetime. Brittany Ledford

I never expected to come out of this truly amazing experience with as many life long memories and friends as I have. Ida Jane Cole

TWB cannot be explained in words. If you are able to go and dont, WHATS WRONG WITH YOU?! Zach Stone

I love TWB! Youll see amazing places and meet even better people. I dont want to go home. It is so fun and the best trip ever. Blythe Rhodes

There are really no words to describe how amazing this trip is you just have to experience it for yourself. I can say it is a place where walls fall and judging doesnt even appear in anyones vocabulary. Alexis Wetherill

It is absolutely a life changing experience - something everyone should go on and few people get the opportunity to! Johanna Ferebee

TWB is a truly life-changing experience that challenges you to break down your walls and have fun. I love TWB. Shanna Phillips

I discovered a totally new side of myself and met a lot of friends I will always keep close. Cydney Arey

When youre on TWB, something changes in you. This trip has altered my thoughts in who I was and where I was going in my life. Thank God and Dennis for this unforgettable experience. Jacob Davidson

TWB is the most unforgettable experience of a lifetime. It makes you truly realize who you are. Hailey Morgan
Do everything to the fullest. Kayla Cody

Teens Westward Bound is the most exciting and enriching trip you will ever take! Its worth every penny and minute of your time. Madison McCoy

TWB is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and experience. I learned more about how to get along with others and I was able to experience the wonders of this country a land that is both yours and mine. Jessica Compton

TWB was nothing like I expected. It was so amazing! When I was getting ready I thought I had everything but theres so much you cant prepare for, like what to say when you meet 80 new people. Thats what made the trip so special, though. Figuring stuff like that our together brings everybody closer. And it makes TWB much better. Miriam Lewis

If you let down your walls down as soon as you arrive and meet everyone as soon as possible, you will receive friendship and discover your true self in return. Anna Paschall

Wow just wow Dalton Fox

TWB is definitely an awesome experience that was made better by the fact of not knowing anyone beforehand. Jesse Richards

I dont know how Dennis and other staff make 82 strangers love and not kill each other, but whatever theyre doing works. TWB is the best thing since ice cream. Addison McDowell

This was an amazing experience that I will never forget. Seeing the most beautiful places in America and traveling the country with 82 awesome people that I had never met before but got to know really well was really a great experience. Gabby Howard

I was pretty hesitant about TWB at first because I didnt know anyone and I was the only person form VA. I quickly learned that where I was from didnt matter and that no one is judgmental. TWB was one of the best experiences of my life. Blair Aford

TWB is the best and by far the most rewarding trip. Michael Hopkins

TWB may seem bad at first but its really worth it in the end. I mean youre living with them for 23 days. You kinda have no choice. Its a great experience. Adrian McNeil

TWB is a 23 day adventure of overcoming some of your personal challenges. Jeremy Urso

TWB has helped me decide where I want to live later in life. Brad Ewton

Its unreal. To experience everything, see all these things, make a whole new family in just 23 days, but it happened and Im in love with TWB and I will carry the memories with me always. Athena Barteldt

The places we went were awesome, but they dont even compare to the people I met. Sarah Ferraro

TWB opened my eyes to the beauty of my country. I also have much more pride in being an American. Ive seen America like I never have before. Nicole Casadona

TWB is like Christmas, only better, because God is Santa Clause and his gift to you is America. Emily Blakely

This experience is amazing. You get to meet friends for life and see many of Gods wonderful creations and will treasure them forever! Hannah Broome

Easily one of the best decisions Ive made in my life. It was worth everything you can do to go. Logan Miller
TWB is the experience of a life time. I learned to live it up and love life. Brittany Cabe

It was the trip of a life time. Chris Bottoms

This trip is truly life changing and has taught me so much about myself as well as how to enjoy the simple things in life instead of relishing on the big things. Holly Kibbee

TWB is the best thing that has happened to me so far in my life. Morgan Holbrook

TWB was the most beneficial journey I have ever embarked on. Ill remember these 23 days forever. Abby Scott

TWB is AMAZING! 23 days across America with 81 new best friends and so many life long memories. Carmen Gibson
Amazing experience life changing. Kelsie Ellis

TWB cannot be adequately described in words. It is an awesome experience, and Im so glad I was given the opportunity go on TWB! Shannon Kay

TWB has been a life changing experience. I not only have a new perspective of America, but also myself. Carrah Smart

TWB has been an amazing experience. It was definitely life changing. I learned a lot about life in just 23 days. I learned to live it up each day and enjoy life. Thornton Cornette

This trip was such an amazing experience and I had a really great time. Grant Cook

Teens Westward Bound was an amazing experience. I challenge anyone who not only wants to make the most amazing friends and see the country, but to also have a genuinely good time to take this trip. Alex Pritchard

I didnt believe my friends that went last year when they told me this would be amazing. This trip has been the best experience of my life, and Ive never been so happy to be wrong. Kelsi Rowland

As said by Abe Lincoln: If you are splitting wood for an hour, spend thirty minutes sharpening your ax. I always keep this quote in my mind, but I doubt there is an amount of time one can take to prepare for such an amazing trip. Marcus Lohrmann

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