reminder to make sure you can go back up anything you go down ... and vice versa ...
An avid back-country snowboarder, Lawrence Floucault left Mount Washington at 9 a.m. Friday, camped out overnight at McKenzie Lake and planned to finish his trek through Forbidden Plateau by Saturday afternoon.
Floucault said he's familiar with Mount Becher but he went too far in the wrong direction and couldn't find the trail he's used to.
He then found himself trapped on a cliff, unable to make it back up to the path.
Read more: http://www.timescolonist.com/news/Skier+saved+from+cliff+grateful+rescuers/5912867/story.html