PLB Activation Saves Wounded Transcontinental Hiker

Swathed in a sleeping bag and a purple jacket, a hiker sits smiling at the camera. Next to her, a small yellow device sits on a rock, antenna extended, flashing a reassuring strobe light at two-second intervals. The hiker is Karma Forester, and she’s in the Dividalen National Park in northern Norway, 33km from habitation […]