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Snow Nymph's Recent Climbing Accident

Postby maverick » Mon Aug 05, 2013 5:51 pm

Fellow Members,

Our very own Snow Nymph had a 500 lb boulder roll over her while climbing near
Mammoth. :eek:
Luckily she had her SPOT, and SAR got her out safely.
From what has been written by a friend of hers this morning is all we know as of now:

Deborah wrote:

Her right arm is in a sling. She has one crutch to help her walk. One foot was injured
-- her left one I think, based on a comment about not being able to drive her FJ, which
has a standard transmission.

She posted a VERY short video of herself wheeling around a grocery store in their electric wheelchair.

Her smile is glowing, though I'm sure she is sore and likely still on pain meds.


Let's all give her our best wishes for a speedy and full recovery!!!! Go Snowy!! :nod:
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Re: Snow Nymph's Recent Climbing Accident

Postby Pietro257 » Mon Aug 05, 2013 6:08 pm

I second that -- I wish her a speedy recovery. Her website is amazing. I have traveled the Sierras vicariously through that website for years.

All the blessings of good health and a fast recovery on you, Snow Nymph!
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Re: Snow Nymph's Recent Climbing Accident

Postby The Other Tom » Mon Aug 05, 2013 6:35 pm

Wow ! I always worry about something like that happening. Hope you recover soon , Snowy.
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Re: Snow Nymph's Recent Climbing Accident

Postby ERIC » Mon Aug 05, 2013 6:40 pm

Wow, bummer.. Best wishes for a fast recovery, Snowy! Glad you appear to be in good spirits!
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Re: Snow Nymph's Recent Climbing Accident

Postby LMBSGV » Mon Aug 05, 2013 9:01 pm

Best wishes for as fast and pain-free recovery as possible, Snowy!
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Re: Snow Nymph's Recent Climbing Accident

Postby artrock23 » Mon Aug 05, 2013 10:24 pm

Here's to a speedy recovery, SN, and hoping you'll be able to climb again soon!
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Re: Snow Nymph's Recent Climbing Accident

Postby copeg » Tue Aug 06, 2013 6:47 am

Glad to hear Snowy's doing ok, albeit with some injuries. Here's to a speedy recovery!
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Re: Snow Nymph's Recent Climbing Accident

Postby caddis » Tue Aug 06, 2013 7:43 am

kudos to her Spot.

A wise and worthy investment
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Re: Snow Nymph's Recent Climbing Accident

Postby RichardCullip » Tue Aug 06, 2013 9:33 am

So sorry to hear about her accident. Hope she recoverys quickly and fully.
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Best wishes for speedy recovery

Postby giantbrookie » Tue Aug 06, 2013 1:26 pm

Snowy, best wishes to a speedy recovery, and, of course, speedy recovery means being back in the mountains soon.
Since my fishing (etc.) website is still down, you can be distracted by geology stuff at: http://www.fresnostate.edu/csm/ees/facu ... ayshi.html
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Re: Snow Nymph's Recent Climbing Accident

Postby gdurkee » Wed Aug 07, 2013 7:49 pm

Arrrggghhhh! Get better SN! Another Tale From The White Hart to tell over a brew or two... .

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Re: Snow Nymph's Recent Climbing Accident

Postby SierraMaclure » Wed Aug 07, 2013 9:28 pm

So sorry. Take it easy and be gentle with yourself. Love, K.
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