Helicopter Rescue in the Grand Canyon
Created by: Mari Feher, Hosted by: Ania Wiktorowicz
Tom Gall, one of Portland Mountain Rescue's Rescue Leader takes you down to the Grand Canyon where a canyoneering trip when horribly wrong. Tom's years of experience as a 20 year PMR veteran, a fire lieutenant and as a paramedic came in handy to control the situation and organize an aerial evacuation. As a bonus, he will also share a story of a cross country skiing outing turning into a midnight rescue in the frozen Mt Hood forest, where being prepared for anything literally saved a friend's life. Do you want to know what was in his pack? Come and listen to the stories.