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May 15, 2013 Posted by: Yosemite Search and Rescue
In addition to posting detailed search and rescue incidents with lessons learned, we'll also be posting brief incident updates more frequently.  Here's the first brief:


On May 11, 2013, a 68-year-old male became separated from his hiking partner and got lost near the Old Big Oak Flat Road Trail near Tamarack Creek. The hiking partner notified rangers and a search ensued. A YODOG team with a trailing dog found the hiker, uninjured, later that day. This incident serves as a good reminder to stay with your hiking partner, or ensure each member of the hiking party has a map or a plan to reunite in case of separation.


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  1. July 19, 2013 at 07:50
     

    Great to have you back on line. This is a super resource to share info and dispel rumors.

     
  2. July 16, 2013 at 06:18
     

    2 months and waiting!

     
 
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