Francis Heaney graces us with a fine, 4/5 difficulty puzzle called "Arduous Hike" this week. The theme is based on a true story...
Hard to believe we're halfway through 2015! This is the 26th puzzle of the year. We'll have a bonus puzzle for you next week, and plenty more after that.
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