Michigan hunter describes how he survived 7 days in Alaskan wilderness with no food, shelter

  • Article by: Associated Press
  • Updated: December 12, 2013 - 8:02 PM

GRAND LEDGE, Mich. — A Michigan hunter who spent a harrowing week stranded in the Alaskan wilderness with no food, shelter or warm clothes has attributed his survival to luck, guile and faith.

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rangesonDec. 14, 13 9:45 PM

Where did the boat go? Did they find the friend's body?

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berrymomDec. 15, 13 7:31 AM

First thing I thought of, too ... what happened to the boat? Did it capsize? Is that why the friend drown trying to get in the boat? And what was the orientation of the overturned tree? Was it laying down such that he was able to get on the trunk where he held the roots? would like to have a better sense of his situation without making assumptions.

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davehougDec. 15, 13 1:04 PM

Heckuva story about a man facing death with only his wits and his God for company. KUDOS to this man and his knowledge emergency situations.

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