Stuck in Chute

The victim was high in the Chute when she started descending into Chute Variation. She was in terrain beyond her comfort level and could not descend further. Forest Service Snow Rangers assisted getting her back up and then over to Left Gully where they then helped her descend. This rescue took 2 people 2 hours to complete.

Glissading – Huntington Ravine

The victim was glissading down the Escape Hatch in Huntington Ravine when her crampon got caught on a small tree. She suffered an ankle injury as a result. She was lowered by her party approximately 90 meters to the floor of Huntington where she was put into a litter. A USFS Snow Ranger met the group and transported the victim behind a snowmobile 2/3 of the way down the trail. The last 1/3 of the trail she was carried/sledded in a litter down to Pinkham Notch. This rescue took 6 people 2 hours.