Wed., Dec. 16, 2015
Nampa skier digs snow cave, spends night after skiing out of bounds, getting lost at Tamarack
Here’s a news item from the Associated Press: TAMARACK, Idaho (AP) — A Nampa man spent the night inside a snow cave after he skied out of bounds of Tamarack Resort and became lost. KIVI-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1MgR0uP ) that the Valley County Sheriff's Office received a call about an overdue skier on Sunday. Search and rescue officials found 32-year-old Sean Stevenson Monday. Stevenson told officials he became disoriented and went out of bonds of the resort. Once he realized he was lost, he dug a snow cave for shelter. Stevenson was treated for dehydration and minor exposure related issues.