Woman Rescued After Falling Near Albright Peak
(JACKSON, WY) – A Las Vegas woman is recovering after falling nearly 50-feet while climbing in Grant Teton National Park last week. Rescuers say 21-year-old Danielle Mendicino was attempting to summit Albright Peak with a climbing partner and was not properly equipped nor experienced. Park rangers were in the process of short-haul training when they received the call. Wednesday’s rescue was the first of the 2012 summer season.