Sybarite: It seems like a rugged outdoorsman like Nicholas would have more sense.
Sybarite: It seems like a rugged outdoorsman like Nicholas would have more sense.[www.gannett-cdn.com image 255x339]
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UberDave: Sybarite: It seems like a rugged outdoorsman like Nicholas would have more sense.I bet he freaked out when he wasn't able to get to the mountain top in 26 minutes.
BKITU: He climbed cathedral mountains, he saw silver clouds belowHe saw everything as far as you can seeAnd they say that he got crazy once and he tried to touch the sunAnd he lost a friend but kept his memory
ChipNASA: Sybarite: It seems like a rugged outdoorsman like Nicholas would have more sense.[www.gannett-cdn.com image 255x339]There are mountains in New Jersey???
big pig peaches: I'm guessing they were hallucinating before they got lost.
Cyclonic Cooking Action: 500 feet from Holy Jim trail, I bet at least 30 people a day mountain bike there. And thats a low guess. The trail head usually has at least a few cars parked there at any given daylight hour.
mentallo69: That is my survival kit. I am missing a few things but I have the rest under control. also.
sxacho: "I don't even know if we'll make it to the morning because we have no water."
bruegel: And these two are why we should start charging for rescues.
abhorrent1: sxacho: "I don't even know if we'll make it to the morning because we have no water."And she began hallucinating on the first night ? Something is missing from this story.
kindms: Having been caught out in the wilderness overnight without water etc. I'm having a hard time envisioning 2 semi healthy adults going from lost to hallucinating in under 24 hours. Especially ones that would have stayed put after calling for help. Why would they leave the area where they called for help ?
mentallo69: I'm a hiker, mountain climber and backpacker. I never leave the house unprepared.1)OR Bivy Sack2) MSR Water filter3) Surefire firestarter and some powdered magnesium,4) Snickers Candy bars, jerkey and other dehydrated foods. light weight packed full of fat, salt and calories5)minimum I carry my mountain hardware outdoor bag6)Compass,7)REI whistle (audible for a mile)8)headlamp w/extra batteries9) book, something who cares. you need to keep your mind occupied10) Flares11) Small first aid kit, including Aspirin, penicillin, Ibuporfen, bandaids, Ethanol and Iodine wipes and suture kit.12) fixed blade Gerber knife and also a multitool and ducktape.That is my survival kit. I am missing a few things but I have the rest under control. also.
jtown: I'm not saying it was[files.shroomery.org image 640x480]but it was[files.shroomery.org image 640x480]
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