HOT BLAST: 'Plummeted into a crevasse'
Dec 06, 2013 | 1238 views |  0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Anniston Star readers may recall an excellent essay by Munford native Cole Nelson from two years ago - Thanksgiving in India: In the slums, among the dying, he found glimpses of joy.

The latest issue of Rock and Ice magazine includes a harrowing account by Nelson involving a climbing incident on Mount Rainier.

My friend Tom Moore and I were 400 feet from the summit of Mount Rainier - and then I was falling, suspended in an aerial cascade. I felt myself accelerate and then plummeted into a crevasse.

Read the entire article here.

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