One of the details in the journal of a woman who died on the Appalachian Trail reveal she likely did not know how to a compass.
Surviving nine days in the Arizona desert is something even young survival experts find difficult, let alone a woman in her 70s.
The dramatic rescue efforts for two hikers stranded for days on an Alaska glacier came to a thrilling and thankful conclusion.
It was like the final scene from a movie. A plane flying overhead spots a distress call, an actual call for "HELP" spelled out in palm fronds.