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Ryan Cairnes walks around the fourth floor of Central Washington Hospital on Friday, recovering from a 400-foot tumble down part of Cannon Mountain near Leavenworth on Sunday. He was rescued Tuesday after making his way to the Stuart Lake Trail with broken bones in his neck, knee, scapula and ribs.

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