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Randy Pierce and Quinn on Moosilauke summit | by Elizabeth W.K.
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Randy Pierce and Quinn on Moosilauke summit

Randy is completely blind, and Quinn is his faithful guide dog. For more on Randy and Quinn, visit their website at:

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I asked Randy a question I had been wondering about since first hearing of his quest to hike all 48 of New Hampshire's 4,000 footers. Namely - Wouldn't it be easier for him and Quinn both to hike them in winter, with snow on the ground to even out the terrain? I should have anticipated his answer, which was - "Yes. But the point is not to make it easy. The point is to do something hard."

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Taken on September 11, 2011