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Man jumps over Grand Canyon (5 pictures)

May 24, 2008
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Witnesses said a man taking photographs of the Grand Canyon suddenly jumped across a ravine half a mile deep to capture the sunset – after drinking a six-pack of beer

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The man prepares to jump back from the outcrop

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Holding his camera and tripod in one hand, he makes the leap

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The man lands, clutching the rocky outcrop with his one free hand. These pictures were taken by Hans van de Vorst, an amateur photographer

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General view of the Grand Canyon and the gap the man jumped
One Comment leave one →
  1. Rastapasta permalink
    December 24, 2008 11:47 pm

    uhhhhhh… did he make it?

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