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Past Stories

Posts Tagged ‘SAR’

Lost? Then Get Found

Wilderness legend Daniel Boone once wrote, “I have never been lost, but I will admit to being confused for several weeks.” Lots of hikers, hunters, skiers and snowshoers lose their way in the woods each year, but only a few are truly lost.  There is a world of difference between being lost and simply not [Continued...]

Latest Rescue turns into Recovery: Fall on Mt. Si proved fatal

Sadly, the latest hiker rescue attempt turned into a recovery operation as the hiker who fell on Mt. Si died from his injuries. This tragic accident should provide a lesson for all hikers: conditions can be treacherous any time of the year and on any trail, even a high-use route like Mt. Si. Be Prepared, [Continued...]