Rescue Radio by Portland Mountain Rescue

Helicopter Rescue in the Grand Canyon

June 01, 2021 Portland Mountain Rescue - Tom Gall Season 1 Episode 8
Rescue Radio by Portland Mountain Rescue
Helicopter Rescue in the Grand Canyon
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Rescue Radio by Portland Mountain Rescue
Helicopter Rescue in the Grand Canyon
Jun 01, 2021 Season 1 Episode 8
Portland Mountain Rescue - Tom Gall

Tom Gall, one of Portland Mountain Rescue's Rescue Leader takes you down to the Grand Canyon where a canyoneering trip when horribly wrong.  Tom's years of experience as a 20 year PMR veteran, a fire lieutenant and as a paramedic came in handy to control the situation and organize an aerial evacuation.  As a bonus, he will also share a  story of a cross country skiing outing turning into a midnight rescue in the frozen Mt Hood forest, where being prepared for anything literally saved a friend's life.  Do you want to know what was in his pack? Come and listen to the stories. 

Show Notes

Tom Gall, one of Portland Mountain Rescue's Rescue Leader takes you down to the Grand Canyon where a canyoneering trip when horribly wrong.  Tom's years of experience as a 20 year PMR veteran, a fire lieutenant and as a paramedic came in handy to control the situation and organize an aerial evacuation.  As a bonus, he will also share a  story of a cross country skiing outing turning into a midnight rescue in the frozen Mt Hood forest, where being prepared for anything literally saved a friend's life.  Do you want to know what was in his pack? Come and listen to the stories.