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

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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19 Mar
2012
Standing up to the Challenge

By Randy Pierce “You made it seem easy!” I heard this sentiment from a few folks in celebration of our accomplishment of climbing the

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04 Mar
2012
A Fine Finish? – You Better Believe it!

By Randy Pierce Just as many thought we were flying to the finish, our winter quest seemed stalled at 41 of 48 peaks Wind and weather held

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27 Feb
2012
A Mushy Moment of Inspiration

By Randy Pierce I trust you will all indulge me with a rather personal approach to this week’s blog Usually our goal is to rotate themes

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06 Feb
2012
Hiking Sacrifices for “Super” Goals

By Randy Pierce The quest Quinn and I have undertaken this winter is simple in concept We are attempting to join a very elite group of

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16 Jan
2012
Blind Man Piles on the Peaks in Pursuit of Top Dog

By Randy Pierce Our winter hikes on the “NH 48” have begun in earnest and have been very successful so far We have already

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26 Dec
2011
Happy Holidays!

We’re taking a little break from blogging for the holidays, but we’ll be back soon We’re looking forward to another exciting year of

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19 Dec
2011
Walking in a Winter Wonderland

By Randy Pierce The holiday season is upon us--with all the joy, excitement, and yes, potential pressures of the times I very much wanted

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12 Dec
2011
In memory of Brutus, the beloved mountain-climbing dog

By Randy Pierce This winter, Quinn and I plan to undertake some hikes of the 48 4,000-footers in New Hampshire Hiking them in the winter

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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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