Mount Rainier Ranger Falls 3,700 Feet To Death

A park ranger fell about 3,700 feet to his death on Mount Rainier in Washington state Thursday during an operation to rescue four climbers.

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  • Bodies of three climbers lifted from Mount Rainier - Spokesman-Review.com
    ... three climbers from a glacier on Mount Rainier, in the ... more ice and rock falls as ... lower a mountaineering ranger ... believe they ...
    08/21/2014 - 3:57 pm | View Link
  • Bodies of 3 climbers retrieved from Mount Rainier - Sacramento Bee
    ... of the most treacherous spots on Mount Rainier, an area ... more ice and rock falls as ... lower a mountaineering ranger ... believe they ...
    08/21/2014 - 3:53 pm | View Link
  • Helicopter equipped with mechanical claw retrieves bodies of 3 ... - Comox Valley Echo
    ... of the most treacherous spots on Mount Rainier, an area ... more ice and rock falls as ... lower a mountaineering ranger ... believe they ...
    08/21/2014 - 3:51 pm | View Link
  • Bodies of 3 climbers retrieved from Mount Rainier where Truckee man ... - Reno Gazette-Journal
    Mount Rainier is seen from Air Force One on July 24, 2012 ... believe they fell 3,300 feet. ... to more ice and rock falls as ... lower a ...
    08/20/2014 - 8:47 am | View Link
  • Denali equipment used to retrieve bodies of 3 climbers from Mount ... - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
    ... three climbers from a glacier on Mount Rainier, in the ... more ice and rock falls as ... lower a mountaineering ranger ... believe they ...
    08/20/2014 - 7:01 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Bodies Missing Hikers Recovered on Mount Rainier
    A training flight crew saw the bodies in avalanche debris on Aug. 7, but with the unstable ground and at an elevation of 9,500 feet on the Carbon Glacier, a recovery operation couldn't be done at the time. Mount Rainier ... ice and rock falls and a very ...
    08/21/2014 - 1:02 pm | View Link
  • 3 climbers’ bodies retrieved from Mount Rainier glacier
    SEATTLE — A helicopter equipped with a mechanical claw plucked the bodies of three climbers from a glacier on Mount Rainier, in the same area where ... Warm weather has led to more ice and rock falls, as well as the opening of new crevasses, making ...
    08/21/2014 - 1:53 am | View Link
  • Bodies of three climbers recovered from Mount Rainier
    Warm weather has led to more ice and rock falls as well as the opening of new crevasses, making it one of the most hazardous spots on the 14,410-foot volcano, said Mount Rainier National ... to lower a mountaineering ranger down to the glacier.
    08/20/2014 - 10:33 pm | View Link
  • Mount Rainier ranger falls to death during rescue
    SEATTLE (Reuters) - A ranger at Mount Rainier National Park in Washington state fell over 3,000 feet to his death while trying to rescue stranded climbers who had fallen into a crevasse on the frigid mountain, park officials said on Friday. Rescuers had ...
    06/22/2012 - 3:03 pm | View Link
  • Mount Rainier ranger falls to death during rescue
    Rescuers had lifted one climber into a helicopter and were preparing to lift a second when ranger Nick Hall ... The summit of Mount Rainier is 14,410 feet above sea level. About 5,000 climbers reach the mountain's summit every year, and the mountain ...
    06/22/2012 - 12:04 pm | View Link
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  • Mount Rainier National Park
    Mount Rainier National Park is a United States National Park located in southeast Pierce County and northeast Lewis County in Washington state. It was established on ...
    08/21/2014 - 11:41 pm | View Website
  • Mount Rainier
    Mount Rainier is a massive stratovolcano located 54 miles (87 km) southeast of Seattle in the state of Washington, United States. It is the most topographically ...
    08/21/2014 - 6:41 pm | View Website
  • Waterfalls in the Mt. Rainier National Park Area
    Mt. Rainier can be approached through four distinct corridors: the NW Carbon River Area, the NE Sunrise Area, the SW Paradise/Longmire Area, and the SE White Pass ...
    08/21/2014 - 6:41 pm | View Website
  • Mount Rainier National Park travel guide
    Mount Rainier National Park is a United States National Park located in the American state of Washington, some 54 miles (87 km) south-east of Seattle.
    08/21/2014 - 11:31 am | View Website
  • Hiking Trails in Mt. Rainier National Park / Longmire Area ...
    Ashford, gateway to the Paradise Entrance to Mt. Rainier National Park, is a well kept secret offering accommodations ranging from romantic cabins, relaxing B&B's ...
    08/21/2014 - 9:58 am | View Website
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