Rangers warn hikers to stay off Byron Glacier snowfield

click here for the full story!

Forest rangers are warning people about the dangers of Byron Glacier after a woman was crushed by falling ice on July 4.

 Alaska State Troopers said 32-year-old Brittany Boegel from Minnesota was underneath a snow formation when it collapsed.

 Tom Charnon, the district ranger for the Chugach National Forest, said what people perceive as ice caves aren’t really part of Byron Glacier at all.

Rangers warn hikers to stay off Byron Glacier snowfield
Rick Rydell

Rick Rydell

Want to know more about Rick Rydell? Get their official bio, social pages & articles on 650 KENI! Read more

title

Content Goes Here