Injured hiker survives three nights in forest near Dolores

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Injured hiker survives three nights in forest near Dolores

Sam Green/Dolores Star

A personal locator beacon and whistle. As he lay injured in the deep forest, local hiker Ron Nurnberg used his beacon to alert rescuers to his location, and the whistle to keep a curious bear at bay.

Injured hiker survives three nights in forest near Dolores

Sam Green/Dolores Star

A personal locator beacon and whistle. As he lay injured in the deep forest, local hiker Ron Nurnberg used his beacon to alert rescuers to his location, and the whistle to keep a curious bear at bay.