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Challenge of Technology

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I posted this in the newbie section but included it here as well since it mentions Mt Hood. Hope this helps some folk recognize the limitations of technology, how it can help but also give us false security. Its does not reflect the view of the mountain rescue community just my own.




A friend pointed out that maybe I should make a true v false list of the statements but I assume folks can do that on their own

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Cute. In case anyone reading this thread wants to learn about devices and mountain rescues, I wrote an article on this topic a few months ago that may be of interest:


Climber 9-1-1 article

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