My good friend that lived beside me and shared a balcony with me in college died in a tragic climbing accident. He was also an avid environmentalist and fellow mountain biker. This is unbelieveable and very sad. You never know when it's your time to go. Best to live while you can. My thoughts go out to the family of Mark Harrison, 35 years old and one hell of an adventure lover, great human being and Marine. May you now climb the highest mountain ever- the one to the Universe. Peace Brother!

Article Here: Climbing Accident in the North Cascades

and here: He advocated recycling, and he preferred to ride a mountain bike to college classes rather than drive a vehicle, he said.