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Old 11-08-2013, 08:54 AM   #254
HellSickle
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Originally Posted by doc_ricketts View Post
Spend a lot of time around Rainier, but never had a problem with falling rocks. Now a falling tree almost got me one time though. There is an area on the SW side where a dead tree forest exists and we were working in there one day and a big tree fell and crushed our instruments, but I jumped away.
A 4' boulder careening down a soft glacier is surprisingly stealthy.
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