search and rescue


Backcountry heroes always try to bring us back, but our wilderness adventures are wearing them thin

BY: - June 28, 2023

Editor’s note: This commentary was first published at Writers on the Range. When I was leading groups into the Wyoming wilderness in the 1990s, once we left a trailhead we were on our own. If somebody got hurt, we could walk or carry the injured person out or send runners to the road to call […]