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BASE Jumping the Perrine
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Posted By: tncasual, 09-08-2021, 05:27 PM

Some crazy people think it is fun to jump off the Perrine bridge in Twin Falls, Idaho with a piece of cloth strapped to their back.











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09-08-2021, 05:44 PM   #2
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They do the same thing at the New River Gorge in West Virginia.
09-08-2021, 08:16 PM   #3
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Nice series of shots of the dare devils. I'll ride a big rollercoaster, but I won't do that. Thanks for sharing these shots.
PS That's a nice shot of the bridge.
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Good shots. The one of the bridge is impressive

I'm amazed you held the camera steady. My legs would have turned to jelly just watching that

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Some people aren't me.
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I've seen, and photographed, people jumping off of that bridge. But the people I saw jumped with their parachute still packed, holding the drogue and tossing it as they fell. I would think the risk of the chute getting tangled by being loose before the jump would be too great.
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