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.

Tag: winter

29 Nov
2014
California, here we come!

By Randy Pierce We are going to Sacramento, California to run the California International Marathon on December 7 For Tracy Pierce, this

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08 Mar
2014
Guest Blog: Waypoint Adventure! It’s all about access

By Rick Stevenson Access:  (n) - the ability, right, or permission to approach, enter, speak with, or use; admittance

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03 Mar
2014
Falling flat on the long winter path

By Randy Pierce March comes in like a lion and this week we at 2020 Vision Quest are feeling that as much as anyone We had submitted an

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20 Feb
2014
A Guide Dog story: Winter storms still present as Autumn arrives in New England

Guiding Eyes shares fantastic news and begins a new chapter in Randy's and Tracy’s lives! By Randy Pierce “Every new beginning comes

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15 Feb
2014
NEVI Ski Festival – Lessons in life and the power of perspective

By Randy Pierce This past week, I attended my second New England Visually Impaired Ski Festival hosted by Maine Adaptive and Sugarloaf

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08 Feb
2014
Join our Presentation: Never Run Out of Inspiration

By Randy Pierce On March 1, I’ll briefly present at a fundraiser for my friend Christine Houde and her team who are running the Boston

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24 Jan
2014
In Honor of the Mighty Quinn

By Randy Pierce Guiding Eyes Quinn 12/11/04 – 1/20/14 Beloved Boy of Randy and Tracy Pierce Puppies Behind Bars Graduate Guiding

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04 Jan
2014
I love winter, but…

By Randy Pierce I really do love snow and truly like winter--which is a dangerous statement here in New Hampshire after a 36-hour

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14 Dec
2013
Crafty holiday shopping with my artistic friends

By Randy Pierce The holidays are upon us--or, since they often seem to wear folks down, perhaps the “holly daze” is more appropriate I

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31 Aug
2013
“Four More Feet”: now accessible to the blind as free audio download

By Randy Pierce In the wake of completing our 48 peaks during the summer hiking seasons, this week we have an exciting announcements

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20 Jul
2013
Inspirational Guest Feature: “Expedition Outreach”

By Randy Pierce Scrambling down an incredibly steep, icy, and challenging section of the Falling Waters trail in May 2013, I paused to

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09 Mar
2013
Final Four Feet? Hardly! Celebrate our anniversary while our movie piles on the miles!

By Randy Pierce As the one-year anniversary of our historic winter hiking arrived, I tried to re-live the many experiences in my mind A

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23 Feb
2013
Skiing Without Seeing?!?

By Randy Pierce “When the sun sets the stars come out” – unknown Why does a totally blind person find himself on a massive

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17 Feb
2013
A Blind Sled Dog? A Story of Cooperation and Success

By Randy Pierce Quinn and Randy are not the only blind team hitting the trails in New Hampshire Gonzo, a blind Alaskan husky, is running

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12 Jan
2013
Congrats to Dina Sutin on her “Winter 48!”

By Randy Pierce The “Winter 48” awaits those who become entranced by the majestic beauty of the magnificent peaks shrouded in crispy

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30 Dec
2012
Celebrate 2012: truly a year on the peaks for Randy Pierce and 2020 Vision Quest

By Jim Caron When Randy Pierce started 2020 Vision Quest in 2010, he could never have guessed what successes would be accomplished in the

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22 Dec
2012
Happy Holidays from 2020 Vision Quest!

By Randy Pierce Christmas, the Winter Solstice, and possibly the Mayan End of the World (which is still yet to come as I write this) all

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29 Sep
2012
Join Us for the Hometown Screening of “Four More Feet”

By Randy Pierce Join us on Wednesday, October 24th at Chunky’s for the Nashua, NH hometown screening of "Four More Feet", Dina

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11 Aug
2012
The Marvel of “Four More Feet”

By Randy Pierce This past winter, I set out to summit all 48 of New Hampshire’s peaks over 4,000 feet high in just one single winter

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30 Apr
2012
Is the 2020 Vision Quest Hiking Over?

By Randy Pierce No blind man had ever done the NH 48! As such, doing it in winter--or more dramatically, a single winter--was a tremendous

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