Ellingwood, Robert W.


Title
Ellingwood, Robert W.
Creator:
Ellingwood, Robert W., 1918-, interviewee; Hall, Wendy, 1955-, interviewer;
Date Recorded:
2005
Date digitized:
Length of interview:
Description:

People: Ernie Field (Rocky Mountain National Park ranger)

 

Places: Rocky Mountain National Park

 

Subjects: mountain search operation that took place in 1949 when two Colorado A&M students disappeared in Rocky Mountain National Park between the Bear Lake trailhead, Flattop Mountain, and the North Inlet Trail, lessons learned from incident of missing hikers, story about climbing Mt. Owen in Wyoming as an example of being better prepared for the unexpected while mountaineering.

 

Subject:
Ellingwood, Robert W., 1918-
Mountaineering accidents Colorado Rocky Mountain National Park.
Mountaineering Search and rescue operations Colorado.
Boulder (Colo.) History Biography.
Language:
eng
Original Format:
Notes:
Local call number:
OH1352
Copyright:
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