Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Ice Climber Dies in Fall

A nationally known climber has died after falling some 60 feet during a climb at Bridal Veil Ice Falls near Telluride over the weekend.  58 year old Jack Roberts was injured in the fall and died of cardiac arrest during the rescue. The Daily Sentinel says the 365 feet high waterfall is considered one of the most challenging ice climbs in the country.