In early February, 1959, nine expert hikers faced their untimely deaths in the Ural Mountains of Russia. Despite thorough investigation and tons of theories, it has never been fully explained. Join us as we dissect the details of their trip, and sift through the evidence and theories in this choose-your-own-adventure case.
From aliens to natural and supernatural disasters to classified shady shit theories, we review the possibilities of what happened to the Dyatlov group that freezing, winter night.
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Researched, Written, Edited & Produced by Gabi Fiore
Music by Dan Moretti