With tag: backcountry_rescue
Injured Hiker Rescued From Franconia Notch
Hampshire Fish and Game officials say rescue crews who endured high winds and
torrential rain to rescue an injured hiker in the White Mountains likely saved his life.
Hiker Rescued In Smugglers' Notch
A teenager has been rescued after falling about 50 feet while hiking at Smugglers
Notch yesterday morning.
Winter Storm Raises Backcountry Safety Concerns
By Ric Cengeri
After a winter of
warmer weather and icier conditions on the slopes, this weekend's snow storm
had skiers and snowboarders rejoicing.
But emergency rescue officials say the storm also rekindled safety concerns.