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Amazing Videos of Dave Turner’s Record Paraglider Adventures Over Whitney and the Sierras

First Complete Crossing of California’s High Sierra from Dave Turner on Vimeo. Dave Turner in July 2013 became the first person to cross High Sierra in a paraglider or hang glider He went from Owens Valley over Sequoia National Park’s … Continue reading

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Army Called to Rescue Mount McKinley Who Was Acting Too Erratically for the Park Service

Two Fort Wainwright army helicopters were called to rescue a mountaineer on a guided Denali Climber who was acting “eratically.” The Park Service helicopter normally used in rescues was deemed unsafe for such a situation. The Park Service reported they … Continue reading

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