Helicopter Rescue on Skyline Trail

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Helicopter Rescue on Skyline Trail

by Cy Kaicener » Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:37 pm

Three hikers were rescued with severe dehydration. They left Palm Springs at about 1.30 pm with temperatures near 100 degrees F

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Re: Helicopter Rescue on Skyline Trail

by artrock23 » Sun Apr 21, 2013 8:54 pm

Geniuses. :roll:

They should have to pay the costs for their own rescue, just for being so stupid and/or ill-prepared!

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Re: Helicopter Rescue on Skyline Trail

by Cy Kaicener » Mon Apr 22, 2013 7:06 pm

Here is another rescue. This one was near the 7000 ft level

http://www.mydesert.com/article/2013042 ... ck_check=1

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Re: Helicopter Rescue on Skyline Trail

by Burchey » Mon Apr 22, 2013 7:24 pm

Between stories like these, and the media overload on non-stories like the Boston thing (try living in a myriad of other countries)...I think I might jerk the wheel into a bridge abutment on the way home from work today.

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Re: Helicopter Rescue on Skyline Trail

by bscott » Mon Apr 22, 2013 9:53 pm

man, darwin has been having a rough go of it lately.
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