Adventure Talks: Backcountry emergency communications

Apr 26, 2017

Jenny Neyman and Chris Hanna at Exit Glacier in April 2017. This time, they skied in from Seward, rather than attempting a Harding Ice Field traverse.
Credit Courtesy of Jenny Neyman

Alaska is big. Emergency beacons and satellite communication devices shrink the time it takes for search and rescue crews to find you in an emergency situation.

Chris Hanna and Jenny Neyman, of Soldotna, know from snow-cave survival experience how important those devices can be, and Lt. Col. Scot Milani of the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center knows how they work. Join us to find out more.