In the latest episode of The Fine Line podcast, a Jackson resident with a long history of rescuing others suddenly finds himself at the mercy of a community of strangers on Teton Pass. Once the head of the Himalayan Rescue Association in Nepal, Dr. David Shlim treated all of the survivors of the 1996 Everest expedition detailed in Jon Krakauer’s book, "Into Thin Air." In this episode he shares his story along with 2 of the rescuers who saved his life.
Rebecca Huntington hosts The Fine Line, real stories of adventure, risk and rescue in the backcountry of Jackson Hole. The podcast is produced by Backcountry Zero.