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Tree Fall Kills Colorado Hiker in Freak Accident

Colorado's San Juan Mountains. Wikipedia photo.

Tragic news from Colorado: A woman has died in a freak accident while camping along the southern Colorado Trail. Running 567-miles from Denver to Durango, Colorado, the Colorado Trail is popular with long-distance mountain bikers, horse riders, thru-hikers, and trail runners. It passes below Grizzly Peak, a summit just north of Purgatory Resort, where as reported by the San Juan County Sheriff's Office, a woman was killed by a falling tree.

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Hiker Dies After 500-Foot Fall at Yosemite’s Half Dome
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The fixed-cable route up Half Dome is often crowded. Wikimedia Commons photo. 29-year-old Danielle Burnett of Lake Havasu City, Arizona, passed away on Thursday, September 5th after falling 500 feet from the fixed-cable route up Half Dome. An eyewitness posted non-graphic photos of the pre-incident scene, and described what happened: RELATED: Scenes from Jackson's Saddle Butte Fire - Shawn Slimp, via Facebook. The National Park Service has instituted a 300 hiker-per-day permit system to

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Jackson, get ready! On Saturday, September 14, we are throwing the winter kick-off party of the year, with the world premiere of our new feature-length ski and snowboard film, . Join the TGR crew and support a great cause - 100% of the proceeds benefit local charity partners! RELATED: Check Out TGR's 'Shop For a Cause' Kicking off with the 2nd Annual FarOutFest at the base of JHMR in Teton Village, the bike park will open at noon, with live music all day beginning at 1:00pm. Plus,

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California's State Capitol in Sacramento. Wikimedia Commons photo. On Monday, California's Governor Gavin Newsome signed AB 467 into law, making it illegal for sports organizations to pay male and female competitors differently at events held on state-controlled lands. The bill comes in the wake of a recent controversy over unequal payouts at a WSL event held at Mavericks. RELATED: Jack Johnson Surfs a Board Made of Recycled Cigarette Butts The Committee for Equity in Women's Surfing (CEWS)