[at-l] Another Hiker Down!
sloetoe at yahoo.com
Mon Mar 11 10:38:32 CDT 2013
Yeah, but at least that's a *real* rescue, not a cell-phone-generated "Hey! Why look inside for [self-] rescue, when I've got technology [holds self-own high in triumph] RIGHT HERE!"
(And, although I've read the description of the steepish Alum Cave Trail a gazillion times, I have never hiked it! Sheeesh!)
--- On Mon, 3/11/13, Leslie Booher <lbooher at charter.net> wrote:
News in the Johnson City, TN, paper this morning says that GSMNP rangers rescued a man on Saturday evening who had fallen 70' down off the Alum Cave Trail on Mount LeConte. Sigh. He was with a group, and the group called in for his rescue.
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