Photo Gallery: Adventure in the Alps
Peter Schatz / Magics / action press
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Photo Gallery: Adventure in the Alps

'Considerable Danger' A Growing Workload for Alpine Mountain Rescuers

The quest for mountain adventures is constantly growing -- sometimes becoming so irresistible that tourists ignore weather and avalanche warnings. Mountain rescuers risk their lives to save them, but they often only return with dead bodies.
Route taken by Oppermann and his friends

Route taken by Oppermann and his friends

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Graphic: Deadly Snow

Graphic: Deadly Snow

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