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Austin Hiker Dies on Emory Peak Trail

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Offline Keepa

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Re: Austin Hiker Dies on Emory Peak Trail
« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2019, 11:28:30 AM »
May he rest in peace. At least it was a natural death.

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Online dprather

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Re: Austin Hiker Dies on Emory Peak Trail
« Reply #2 on: October 09, 2019, 02:58:09 PM »
Distressing
Leave "quit" at the car.  Embrace the trail as your friend.  Expect to enjoy yourself, and to be amazed.

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Re: Austin Hiker Dies on Emory Peak Trail
« Reply #3 on: October 09, 2019, 03:24:04 PM »
Wow.  Sad but hopefully he was doing something he really loved.
temperatures exceed 100 degrees F
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Re: Austin Hiker Dies on Emory Peak Trail
« Reply #4 on: October 09, 2019, 03:50:58 PM »
Sad.

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Offline PacingTheCage

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Re: Austin Hiker Dies on Emory Peak Trail
« Reply #5 on: October 09, 2019, 03:55:57 PM »
Prayers for his friends and family.


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