• ARRSE have partnered with Armadillo Merino to bring you an ARRSE exclusive, generous discount offer on their full price range.
    To keep you warm with the best of Merino gear, visit www.armadillomerino.co.uk and use the code: NEWARRSE40 at the checkout to get 40% off!
    This superb deal has been generously offered to us by Armadillo Merino and is valid until midnight on the the 28th of February.

Between a rock and a hard place

#1
Anyone else read this??

I've just finished it and I can't believe what this guy went through - trapped by a boulder in a canyon in Utah for 5 days without food and little water - ends up cutting his own arm off with a blunt leathermans to get out and rappels down a cliff and walks out!

Unbelievable!
 
#2
Potential said:
Anyone else read this??

I've just finished it and I can't believe what this guy went through - trapped by a boulder in a canyon in Utah for 5 days without food and little water - ends up cutting his own arm off with a blunt leathermans to get out and rappels down a cliff and walks out!

Unbelievable!
Got a link Pot dear? :D
 
#3
Hitlerwasabitnaughty said:
Potential said:
Anyone else read this??

I've just finished it and I can't believe what this guy went through - trapped by a boulder in a canyon in Utah for 5 days without food and little water - ends up cutting his own arm off with a blunt leathermans to get out and rappels down a cliff and walks out!

Unbelievable!
Got a link Pot dear? :D
here's hos official site...
http://www.aralston.com/
...and this one summarises the story...
http://climb-utah.com/Roost/bluejohn2.htm
 

OldSnowy

LE
Moderator
Book Reviewer
#5
So it's true about the 'Coyote' situation, then? I thought that was an urban myth, but you live and learn.


There have been times when a blunt leatherman would have been preferable to waking up next to a kangarillaswampdonkey....
 

Latest Threads