Episode 9 - "Send them the Bill!"
Sounds Like A Search And Rescue PodcastMay 28, 2021
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Episode 9 - "Send them the Bill!"


Welcome to the Sounds Like a Search and Rescue Podcast! Also known as SLASR. 

Join an experienced search and rescue volunteer and his friend as they discuss all things related to hiking and search and rescue in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. 

This weeks episode is a deep dive into the 2012 Franconia Ridge rescue of Edward Bacon and the court case that followed the rescue. 


  • Beer Talk
  • Florida and Ossipee Range Hike 
  • Georgiana and Harvard Falls with Jimmy "Chaga"
  • Search and Rescue on Welch Dickey
  • Edward Bacon Rescue
    • The Hike 
    • The Rescue
    • Aftermath
    • Court Case
    • Conclusion


Show Notes

Mike's Beer

Mike's Ossipee hike GPS Route 

Welch Dickey Rescue

New Hampshire Fish and Game Department v. Bacon

NH Department of Justice statement

NPR Article on the fine

Michigan hiker saved in dramatic rescue 

Bacon's Closing Argument

State's Closing Memorandum

Stream Gage for September 18th, 2012