Earthquake: 1983 Borah Peak, Idaho; Magnitude 7.3, Elk Hunter Walking Out of Earthquake Area, Heard Lake, Idaho
November 30, 1982
Part of the 1995-1997 Personalizing the Earthquake Threat publication by the University of Utah Seismograph Stations, Earthquake Education Services; U.S. Geological Survey NEHRP project, award 1434-95-G-2566.
Two Friends were Elk Hunting in the Epicentral Area When the Earthquake Occurred. Rock Fall and Road Damage Made Driving Out Impossible. They Hiked 5 Miles to Heard Lake Where a Ranger was Looking for them. 1983 Borah Peak, Idaho, Earthquake Magnitude 7.3.