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did you happen to stop by the ranger station and let them know about the water bottle? It may be a clue, it may be garbage ... but worth letting the NPS know about it.

 

No, I thought about it, but I didn't tell the park service. It was right on the main route so I figued SAR folks had already been over that ground a hundred times over the past two weeks. Mostly I just felt stupid...

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It might still be worth telling the Park Service about that bottle; things can be buried during storm and then uncovered again by the wind and abrasive effect of blowing snow. Even if it is on the main route, it might well have been buried the last time SAR went by, only to be in plain sight on your trip. I'd certainly tell them. And please, no need to feel stupid, your conclusion was perfectly reasonable and logical. No blame. :tup:

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