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Dean Potter highlines at the Three Gossips in Utah's Arches National Park. Unlike tightrope walking, highlighers must maintain their balance on a slack line instead of a taut one. Potter has completed a number of highline crossings without safety equipment.
Dean Potter highlines at the Three Gossips in Utah's Arches National Park. Unlike tightrope walking, highlighers must maintain their balance on a slack line instead of a taut one. Potter has completed a number of highline crossings without safety equipment.

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Climbing legend dies after BASE jump in Yosemite

Extreme sports legend Dean Potter is one of two BASE jumpers found dead in Yosemite National Park after attempting an aerial descent from Taft Point, authorities said.

Climbing legend dies after BASE jump in Yosemite

Extreme sports legend Dean Potter is one of two BASE jumpers found dead in Yosemite National Park after attempting an aerial descent from Taft Point, authorities said.