Northern Lights or Bust!

Northern Lights or Bust!

August – September 2023by Joseph Redmond “I flew from Baton Rouge to Chicago and stayed in the famous Palmer House in downtown Chicago. Then, I traveled by train from Chicago to Seattle. I boarded a coach from Seattle to Vancouver, B.C.” -Joe...
California Zephyr Rail Experience

California Zephyr Rail Experience

October 2022 Tommy Culpepper I was diagnosed with ALS in February of 2019. After a month of feeling angry and then sad, I decided not to let my diagnosis stop me from completing my LIFE LIST. Traveling on Amtrak across the country will now be checked off and we can’t...
Living More Than Dying

Living More Than Dying

July 2021 Roger has spent his entire life helping others. Team Gleason was thrilled to help on his ALS journey with a whirl-wind cross country train Adventure. Starting in Chicago, swinging by the Grand Canyon, cruising up the west coast, swimming in the cold waters...
Amtrak Adventure to Niagara Falls

Amtrak Adventure to Niagara Falls

September 2021by Shawna Laycock and Michael Fairbanks Our Adventure from Team Gleason was LIFE GIVING. As a person with ALS I struggle daily to live a life worth living. I had always wanted to see Niagara Falls but hadn’t gotten there yet pre-diagnosis. Once...