All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Hiking’

Ann Curry Rescued by Boy Scouts After Hiking Injury

Ann Curry, former co-anchor of The TODAY Show and news reporter for NBC was injured while hiking a few weeks ago and was rescued by a troop of Boy Scouts. Curry was out on a hike in New York’s Harriman State Park in April when she fell and broke her ankle. Scouts from Troop and Crew 368 from Berkeley Heights, …

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Yosemite Climber Falls 30 Feet from Rock Face

A 26-year-old male rock climber fell roughly 30 feet from a granite rock face at Yosemite National Park’s Cathedral range Sunday, and was airlifted out after sustaining severe injuries. The unidentified hiker from Palo Alto, California had been trekking with three others, before falling onto a rock bench approximately 1,000 feet up. Officer Andrea Brown, of the California Highway Patrol’s …

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Father, Sons Survive Three Days Stranded in Utah Canyon

A father and his two sons were rescued Saturday after becoming lost and stuck for three days in Utah’s Sandthrax Canyon. Jason Knight, 35, told Today Monday that he and his sons left on Wednesday April 9, and were to return home on that Friday. But when the three didn’t show up, Knight’s wife became frantic and contacted Wayne County …

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Missing Nevada Family Found Alive

Two adults and four children were found alive on Tuesday nestled together inside Trinity Canyon located in the Seven Troughs Range. Thirty-four-year-old James Glanton, 25-year-old Christina MacIntee, the couple’s children (a 3-year-old and a 4-year-old), 10-year-old niece Shelby Fitzpatrick, and a 4-year-old nephew had been missing since Sunday night when the group left to enjoy sledding and playing in the …

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Utah Booby Traps Send Two Men to Jail

Utah booby traps kind of sounds like the name of a really unpopular small town indie rock band, though it’s actually something a bit more sinister. The next time you decide to take a leisurely stroll with your family and friends through the Utah wilderness, you might want to keep a sharp eye out for booby traps. That’s right — …

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