Article from Orlando Sentinel- January 25, 2006
Dizzying heights and speed -- 'woo-hoo'
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by Eric Michael
The signs are everywhere.
"Beware the Yeti."
The mythical Abominable Snowman, that hulking guardian of the misty mountains, has re-emerged to drive unwanted visitors from his snowy domain. The beast already has attacked a party on its way to base camp. The evidence is on display in the local museum -- mangled climbing equipment, a shredded tent and canteens with teeth punctures.
But there's no turning back. You have a ticket aboard a rickety supply train bound for Mount Everest base camp, and there's an open seat with your name on it.