Perils in the backcountry
Published 01/27/2012, The Jamestown Sun
Some of them like to be called “adrenaline junkies” — the extreme skiers, snowboarders and ice-climbers — but lots of them are just young people who like to cross-country ski, snowmobile and hike in winter. Yet their casualty rate reminds me of my service in a Marine rifle company.Word count: 634
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