A wide shot of the Andes Mountains with a snow covered Mt. Ausangate in the center. The 2020 team of eleven are hiking in the foreground on a beautiful day.

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07 Mar
2011
Dog Gone Service Animals

by Randy Pierce Dogs and cats, monkeys and rats, snakes and spiders, and many more were flocking to public places like a legendary ark

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28 Feb
2011
Taking Lafayette by Storm – Part 2

by Randy Pierce The traction of my MSR snowshoes was incredible and I didn't slip on any of the steep steps Aside from the directional

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24 Feb
2011
Taking Lafayette by Storm – Part 1

by Randy Pierce Riding up Interstate 93 into Franconia Notch, John Lacroix - known to many as Sherpa John - explained how the cloud dome

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21 Feb
2011
School Days Growing on Us

When we visit with students, we engage them in our presentation with many interactive questions that guide the flow of the discussion At

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14 Feb
2011
Winter’s Wrath in the Whites

by Randy Pierce Why take all the challenges of our summer hikes, remove Quinn's help, and instead undertake a hike under conditions that

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07 Feb
2011
Finding Ability Awareness

by Randy Pierce Where did I find the term "Ability Awareness" A remarkable young man named Tyler, who is our inspirational feature this

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31 Jan
2011
Dippity-Dog Grooms for Success!

"He is so soft, clean, andwell, he just doesn't smell like a dog!” is a common refrain as Quinn and I travel our world together This is

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24 Jan
2011
Wrestling with Reasonable – The ADA and Its Powerful Impact

by Randy Pierce Without the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), I would not be allowed the benefits of Quinn in most public places

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17 Jan
2011
Clever Student Catches Us!

by Randy Pierce While we provide presentations to students in grades 1 through 12, we frequently adjust the material to emphasize

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10 Jan
2011
New Season of Summits!

By Randy Pierce In this, our first full season of hiking 'the 48' in order to raise awareness for 2020 Vision Quest, we have set some

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