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: Hiking

30 Jul
2010
Visions of Mt. Hale

by Randy Pierce If a picture paints a thousand words then this video montage of our Mt Hale ascent tells a fair bit about the Mighty

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26 Jul
2010
An Accomplishment on All Fronts

by Randy Pierce As I settle into the electronic world to share our excursion details, I'm tremendously buoyed by the feeling of full

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23 Jul
2010
Sense of the Summit

by Randy Pierce Randy, as a blind person, what exactly is the thrill you get from the hiking to the summit of a mountain I understand the

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22 Jul
2010
Confessions of a Former Hike Hater

by Kim Beauchemin So, I have a confession to make There was a time, not too far in the distant past, when I had a love/hate relationship

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21 Jul
2010
Looking to Hale: Moving Concerns

by Jenifer Tidwell On Mount Washington, we learned some hard lessons about how slowly Team 2020 hikes We knew already that we need to

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20 Jul
2010
Reflection on Tragedy – Death on Mt. Washington

by Randy Pierce I wanted to share a personal reflection on an article I read in the news yesterday The article talks about the tragic

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20 Jul
2010
Eager for a Hale Storm

by Randy Pierce What is the "hardest" hike for me The answer, for now, is both the last mountain I climbed and the next mountain I

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15 Jul
2010
Falling For You!

by Randy Pierce This post is not some romantic melodrama inspired by the majesty of the mountain hikes, but rather addresses a common

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12 Jul
2010
Applause for Mother Nature

by Tracy Goyette Hiking with Randy and the large 2020 team translates, understandably, to very little “couple time” for us on the

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10 Jul
2010
What’s the Hub-bub about Hup-pup – and where’s my video!

by The Mighty Quinn Well that was quite the excursion! I could probably generate quite a few pages of observations from my four-paw

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08 Jul
2010
Are Randy’s Ankles Made of Rubber?

by Carrie McMillen So by now you've read some of the details of our momentous weekend on various posts and blogs I wanted to offer a

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02 Jul
2010
Sighted man gets lost in woods, survives to blog about it

by Jim Caron Something had gone very wrong As I tromped through the deep woods -- brush lacerating the flesh on my shins, bugs and

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01 Jul
2010
Life, death, and stupid train tricks

by Jenifer Tidwell Washington is a mountain of many moods You don't know how the mountain will behave on the day you show up at the

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30 Jun
2010
Quintessential Equipment

by The Mighty Quinn No way I'm letting the humans have all the blogging fun! I hear all this talk about Trekker Poles, Tech-wick shirts

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29 Jun
2010
Hiking – Blind Anticipation

by Randy Pierce Well this project is moving along in some ways at blinding speeds (tm) though we haven't even begun our first official

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28 Jun
2010
“He who fails to plan, plans to fail.”

by Carrie McMillen So, as we get ready for the BIG HIKE up Mt Washington, a few of you have asked, "How are we preparing" Personally, I

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27 Jun
2010
When The Right Choice is Disappointing

by Randy Pierce As you can imagine, we're a pretty enthusiastic bunch, with a can-do attitude But sometimes there are situations where

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23 Jun
2010
How the heck do we get up Mt Washington??

by Carrie McMillen Mt Washington is a daunting hike for anyone, with sight or without When Randy asked me to lead him and a close group

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