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: Outdoors

28 May
2016
Remembering those who have served

By Randy Pierce In honor of Memorial Day, our thoughts appropriately turn to the many men and women who have given their lives in

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21 May
2016
Returning to the Emmy Award-Winning “Hiking in the Dark” for its anniversary

By Randy Pierce “Today we are going to take a little hike and naturally you’re invited” --- Willem Lange, host of "Windows to the

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12 Mar
2016
Happy Anniversary, Autumn!

By Randy Pierce “Spring passes and one remembers one's innocence Summer passes and one remembers one's exuberance Autumn passes and one

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21 Feb
2016
A taste of winter brings nostalgia

By Randy Pierce For me the winter of 2016 has finally arrived Shortly before Tracy, Autumn, and I departed for the New England Visually

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30 Jan
2016
The Ashes of Kilimanjaro

By Randy Pierce “Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened” Dr Seuss I just emerged from a difficult anniversary as

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16 Jan
2016
Boston Marathon Plans and Planning

By Randy Pierce "We do not plan to fail, we fail to plan" - Lorrie Ross I was excited to announce that my good friend and fellow 2020

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02 Jan
2016
2016 – A Look ahead to the Book ahead

By Randy Pierce Those in attendance at our Sixth Annual Peak Potential Dinner and Auction in November were afforded a very limited

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24 Oct
2015
Guest Blog: A Different Kind of Quest

By Jose Acevedo On October 21st, 1991, I walked out of Malden hospital just outside of Boston with a new lease on life Just 3 days

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04 Oct
2015
The Elephant in the Room and other Secrets of our African Expedition

By Randy and Tracy Pierce Our African Expedition to Kilimanjaro, the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater was an absolutely amazing

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26 Sep
2015
The most perilous peak

By Randy Pierce “You never know what's around the corner It could be everything Or it could be nothing You keep putting one foot in front

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19 Sep
2015
Guest Blog: The Road Less Traveled

By Greg Neault Two roads diverged in a wood, and I-- I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference --Robert

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12 Sep
2015
The Final Countdown to Kilimanjaro and everything you need to follow along during our journey!

By Randy Pierce “Keep close to Nature's heart and break clear away, once in a while, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods

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29 Aug
2015
African Safari!

By Randy Pierce No trick! The safari information is below, but first I am sneaking in an update about my other dream (as if climbing Mt

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22 Aug
2015
A Look into the Kilimanjaro Team

By Randy Pierce "When he took time to help the man up the mountain, lo, he scaled it himself" --Tibetan Proverb While the above proverb

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08 Aug
2015
A Sense of the Summit: Redux

By Randy Pierce Why would a blind man climb a mountain Recent sharing of my plans to join a group of friends in climbing Mt Kilimanjaro

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01 Aug
2015
Frustrations and challenges as an injury arrives

By Randy Pierce It’s so easy and fun to share success and celebration and so much more difficult to report on setbacks, failures and

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11 Jul
2015
Autumn’s Gift – Strides of Freedom

By Randy Pierce “True worth is in being, not seeming,-- In doing, each day that goes by, Some little good--not in dreaming Of great

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04 Jul
2015
Top Ten List for 2020 Vision Quest

By Randy Pierce David Letterman may have retired but we can still have a little summertime fun while reflecting upon the top things

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27 Jun
2015
Vision Beyond Sight – Randy’s TEDx Talk

By Randy Pierce I am thrilled to have been invited to provide a TEDx Talk and certainly believe the result is a video well worth watching

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23 May
2015
Am I a hero?

By Randy Pierce A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming

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