A helicopter rescues an injured climber on North MaroonPeak. Screenshot from Youtube video
2013 has been a difficult year in the Elk Range. There have been several accidents and harrowing rescues this season, including the deaths of Steve Gladbach on "Thunder Pyramid" and Ryan Palmer on Capitol Peak, and the rescue of Daniel Palmer (no relation) also on Capitol Peak.
Check out this video caught by another climber of the successful rescue:
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