On a stormy evening in 1985, five hikers made a fateful choice to climb Yosemites Half Dome. By nights end, two would be dead, three gravely wounded, and EMTs would be overseeing a harrowing midnight helicopter rescue.
Madgic received a B.A. degree from Amherst College, and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Stanford University.
Bob Madgic is a retired public-school administrator and now a full-time writer on the outdoors. He lives in Anderson, California.