It’ll never happen to me Iconic Lake McDonald. Two miles from the Park’s West entrance. Not trying to be morbid, and as a former lifeguard, no one plans on drowning. Each severe crisis you face reveals your overall life preparedness. Wisdom comes from experience and experience comes from making mistakes.dad • • • • • This website is about our BODY. To read today’s post about our SPIRIT, click here. By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.