The teens were rescued by the Lowe Corporation Rescue Helicopter after getting into trouble in the Ruahine Ranges Photo / Lowe Coporation Rescue Helicopter

The last thing Olly Dale remembers before seeing a rescue helicopter flying up the valley was having lost all feeling in his feet as he got colder and colder.

The 17-year-old, rescued along with three friends in the Ruahine Ranges on Sunday, later learned medics believed he was just an hour from death.

And his friends weren’t much better…

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