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PODCAST: Stranded on a Ledge

A fatal accident is the beginning of a six-day-long wilderness ordeal in the second episode of BACKPACKER's Out Alive podcast.

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When David Cicotello found himself trapped high on a ledge in a Utah canyon, with no rope and no way to call for help, it was the worst nightmare come true—and the beginning of a six-day ordeal that he would endure alone.

In the second episode of Out Alive, David and experts tell the story of what happened next. Listen below, subscribe on iTunes or Spotify, or read David’s firsthand account.