15th Annual Survivors at the Summit at Snowbird
Sat Aug 4 2012
Pancakes on the Plaza 8:00 - 10:30 a.m. Hike begins at approximately 12:30 p.m.
Survivors at the Summit 2011 marks the 15th year of this signature event for Cancer Wellness House, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing free resources to anyone whose life has been affected by cancer. This multifaceted event:
- Symbolizes the challenges individuals experience when faced with cancer
- Pays tribute to their courage and determination
- Honors the memory of all those whose lives have been cut short by the disease
Tribute flags honor loved ones who have faced the challenges associated with a cancer diagnosis. Personalized flags are displayed atop Hidden Peak at Snowbird at the Celebration of Life ceremony on Saturday, August 4, 2012. This event symbolize the individual “summit” each person with cancer faces and achieves. Personalized flags can be purchased for $20 each at Cancer Wellness House or by phone at (801) 236-2294. Flags sold at other locations throughout the community as well.
HIDDEN PEAK CELEBRATION OF LIFE:
Everyone living with a history of cancer, their friends and families, and those who have lost a friend or relative to cancer are invited to hike the 3.5 mile trail (or take a free tram ride) to Hidden Peak on Saturday, AUGUST 4, 2012. A sea of personalized Survivors at the Summit 2011 commemorative flags will welcome participants at the summit. Join in an inspirational Celebration of Life ceremony at the top of Hidden Peak (beginning approximately 12:30 p.m.). The celebration continues on the Snowbird Plaza Deck with the prize giveaway andactivities for the entire family. Bring a picnic or buy lunch at Snowbird.
PANCAKES ON THE PLAZA:
This year, the Cancer Wellness House Board of Directors want to personally thank all of our sponsors, donors, hikers, members, survivors, and families with the third annual Pancakes on the Plaza event in conjunction with the Celebration of Life at Snowbird on AUGUST 4, 2012. From 8:00 – 10:30 a.m., CWH volunteers will team up with Snowbird’s chefs to offer steaming plates of pancakes to hikers, tram-riders, sponsors, and other participants to fuel their journey to the top of the Peak. A breakfast ticket can be purchased at the event for $4 per person. Bring your friends and family for a good, old-fashioned hiker’s breakfast while supporting families in need!
For more information contact: Cancer Wellness house at (801) 236-2294 or visit www.cancer-wellness.org.
Please remember to leave ALL of your pets at home when visiting Snowbird. Little Cottonwood Canyon is part of the Salt Lake City Protected Watershed. Thank you for helping us “keep it pure”.
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