NH author JULIE BOARDMAN joins us to discuss and sign her new book that chronicles the many tragedies that have befallen hikers in the mountains of our Granite State. Let somebody you love know you care this holiday season with a signed copy of Julie's book with the wishes of a safe day outdoors!
"DEATH IN THE WHITE MOUNTAINS: Hiker Fatalities and How to Avoid Being One" examines the many unfortunate deaths that have claimed the lives of more than 200 hikers, skiers and climbers in New Hampshire's White Mountains. The author looks at the root causes of these deaths and identifies the fatal mistakes frequently made by the mountain victims. Besides identifying the nine causes of death, the author offers advice to help keep your names off the fatalities list.
Julie Boardman is a professional writer whose work has appeared in Appalachia, the Sierra Club Magazine, Connecticut Audubon, and many other publications. A New Hampshire resident, she has hiked extensively throughout New England and is a member of both the New Hampshire and New England Four-Thousand-Footer Clubs.