Ranger Headquarters

Ranger Headquarters
Big Pine National Forest, Knotty Pine

Friday, June 24, 2011

RB134 - The Cattle Rustlers of Coconino

The Joe and Jack Jackson, identical twins, own the Big J Ranch. They mysteriously lose part of their cattle herd. The Jacksons suspect rustlers, but modern communications stopped rustling years ago. The boys keep losing cattle a few at a time. They finally ask Ranger Bill to check into their mystery. A mystery man, Mr. Dark, may be the key to this mystery.

Saturday, June 18, 2011

RB-133 They Called Him a Coward

Jerry is the new boy in town. He is afraid of everything because his father was killed in a fire. Jerry runs away and hides when a school full of children catches fire. Bill and his rangers try to help Jerry overcome his fears with little success. What will Bill do with Jerry when severe storms threaten the Shady Valley?

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

"Seal Island" questions

You guys are really on the ball! Again, the vast majority got both questions right. Nice job. And thanks to everyone who played. Our questions were:

What is calving? The answer is the splitting off of a piece of an iceberg.

How much of an iceberg sticks out of the water? 1/8 of the berg is above the water line.

RB132 - Avalanche Rescue

Bill and Henry are busy knocking down avalanches on the Big Six Mountains. Novice skier Jenny Bender aims to tackle those steep hills regardless of the risk. Bill closes the Big Six to any skiers until he and Henry clear all the dangerous drifts. Jenny sneaks out to go skiing before Bill opens the slopes. A huge avalanche threatens the ski lodge and the headstrong young lady.