http://www.oregonlive.com/pacific-north ... r_home_popThree hikers who got lost Saturday while hiking a section of the Pacific Crest Trail south of Whitewater trail head were rescued Sunday after authorities sent them a map in a text message, the Marion County Sheriff's Office reported.
- Tom Hallman Jr., The Oregonian
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I often feel somewhat unprepared just bringing an electronic map on my phone, even for a day hike. Apparently, I'm doing better than some others: