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Hiker Fatality in Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park (Release Date: September 17th, 2020) DEATH VALLEY, CA – On September 6th at 9:00pm, Death Valley National Park and Inyo County Sheriff’s Office received notification of a potentially deceased hiker near the Golden Canyon Loop trail. An Inyo County Sheriff Deputy and Death Valley Park Rangers responded to the Zabriskie Point […]

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Mt. Sill hiking accident October 20th

This in from the Inyo County Sheriff’s department: MT. SILL (PALISADES), CA. October 22, 2019 – On October 20 (late afternoon), two hikers/mountaineers were descending the L-shaped snowfield below Mt. Sill when one slipped and tumbled approximately 300-400 feet sustaining unknown but serious injuries. His partner notified the Inyo County Sheriff’s Office through the use […]

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