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Destination...just a half mile walk in the desert

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Destination...just a half mile walk in the desert

Post by TradClimber » Sat Sep 25, 2010 11:27 am

Remains identified as missing NM pair
http://my.earthlink.net/article/us?guid ... cab0bf35b4

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Re: Destination...just a half mile walk in the desert

Post by Jim Hatt » Sat Sep 25, 2010 1:45 pm

That is a sad story TC,

But thanks for posting it.

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Re: Destination...just a half mile walk in the desert

Post by hikin_jim » Sat Sep 25, 2010 4:56 pm

Ouch. But thank God the remains were found.

I really have no idea what happened, but for sure this incident illustrates the fact that things CAN happen. My mom and my sister in law got lost with in 1/2 a mile of the car one time. Just about gave my brother and I a heart attack. Always carry a map and compass as well as the rest of your 10 essentials. If you're out much at all, perhaps a PLB is a worthwhile investment.

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