the setting in the story is Death Canyon in the Teton mountains. the setting is important to the story because then you now where they are in the story.
grits is a character from the story. i know he is scared because in the story it said he was scared when the lightning flashed.
the theme of the story is don't give up keep moving forward.
the problem in the story was grits was stuck on a mountain. the climax was when he gets to the top of the mountain. the resolution was he gets the dog down.