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He would make several trips to Iowa to visit his family. During one of these trips inDick's plane crashed but he miraculously survived. He lived at Twin Lakes untilwhen he decided that it was becoming to hard to deal with the harsh winter due to his declining health and opted to move to California to be with his brother.

He deeded his cabin and its contents to the National Park Service. His cabin and the surrounding area is now part of Lake Clark National Park. A video, Alone in the Wilderness, was made about Dick.

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