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

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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16 May
2015
Mt. Kilimanjaro looms large

By Randy Pierce "If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself" – Henry Ford Our early plans for this epic

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20 Mar
2015
You’re invited to my Boston Marathon – Be a part of this vision

By Randy Pierce "Eventually you learn that the competition is against the little voice inside you that wants you to quit" -- George

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21 Feb
2015
Risk management from an atypical perspective

By Randy Pierce The recent tragic death of a young hiker in the Presidential Range of the White Mountains highlights the importance of

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14 Feb
2015
“Right neighborly of ya” — Communities of support

By Randy Pierce "People glorify all sorts of bravery except the bravery they might show on behalf of their nearest neighbors" -- George

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07 Feb
2015
Kilimanjaro team building on Franconia Notch

By Randy Pierce “Every mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing” – Barry Finlay Our rather epic adventure to summit

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20 Dec
2014
Guest blog: Making radio with Randy and Autumn

By Arielle Zionts I am a recent graduate of the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies in Portland, ME Over 15 weeks, Salt students study

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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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