Peak(s):  Pikes Peak  -  14,110 feet
Date Posted:  10/17/2008
Date Climbed:   09/30/2008
Author:  CO Native

 Tragic day in the Y-Couloir  

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 Comments or Questions

Interesting and poignant story . . .
10/17/2008 22:31
who died and when was it?

CO Native

Here are a couple news articles...
10/17/2008 22:37


Well done.
10/18/2008 22:28
CO Native and other members/volunteers of SAR you have my highest respect. God bless.


10/19/2008 06:35
Although it was sadly a recovery, I applaud the efforts by SAR and by the army unit. CO Native, fantastic pics, especially the Chinook shots!

CO Native

I can‘t take credit...
10/20/2008 14:01
I can‘t take credit for all the chinook shots, I passed my camera off to a fellow rescuer while I was managing the rope. I was really impressed with the one he got looking into the cockpit. You can see the pilot looking right at him.

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