The reports have just come in of five skiers dying in an avalanche in Austria. This is just the latest news on this front from what looks like another bad season. The incident took place in the Wattental valley, Tirol, and reports indicate that those involved had ignored warnings. The Guardian paper reported that: The experienced […]
Have you ever wondered what a real mountain rescue looks like. Short of being at the receiving end of one (touch wood you won’t have to be) you won’t get a good look in. Think again. The nice folks over at the Guardian newspaper have a great photo essay of the Cairngorm Mountain Rescue Team in action (or at least practising their action).
To see more pictures click on the this link.