Two scary stories from the hiking world in CA to

pass on. One had an OK ending, one didn’t. Not comforting to think about what these folks endured. But on the inspirational side of these often-tragic tales, I just saw the movie 127 Hours and other than the predictable Hollywood-ization that took place, it’s worth seeing if you like to get out and explore and consider yourself an adventurer, even if just the weekend type.
On to the news, click below for the headlines:

Stranded Bay Area hiker survives 6 days in the mountains

and

Hiker may have fallen off icy CA mountain