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by Marmaduke » Fri Aug 03, 2012 4:08 am

A nice ending for this fellow;

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Re: Good News Thread

by Kiefer » Fri Aug 03, 2012 5:33 am

After reading of the recent few deaths in the news lately, this is a welcome relief to see & hear.
Good to hear that he had the stamina and held on for that long. Props to him & the rescuers!

Anyone noticed the commentator said, 'Experienced Hiker...and took a wrong turn.' For once, THAT was a refreshing thing to hear from a news reporter instead of the ubiquitious, 'Experienced climber.'
To the non-outdoorsy type, they don't know the difference. So props to the reporter for not embellishing the story...rare thing.

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