If you’re going to get lost in Alaska and you want to be found before you die, pick a popular national park for your northern adventure. 599 more words
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On a slope where if you fall you die, Czech mountaineer Pavel Michut met his end on Friday.
The 45-year-old from the village of Hutisko Solanec fell to his death, the National Park Service reported, while trying to ski the Messner Couloir, an almost mile-long chute that drops from near 19,000 feet on Mount Denali to the 14,200-foot camp on the West Buttress route. 448 more words
DENVER (AP) — Some bloggers are visiting Colorado this week as part of a campaign to attract younger and more diverse visitors to national parks. 135 more words
A visitor to a national park died as a result of an attack by a mountain goat. Plaintiff alleged that park officials breached their duty of reasonable care by failing to destroy an aggressive mountain goat years earlier. 522 more words