Stories tagged: hiker
Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, 10:55 a.m.
Body of hiker who fell from cliff recovered on Oregon beach
Police say the body of a hiker who fell from an Oregon cliff more than a week ago has washed ashore.
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 11:17 a.m.
Hiker safe after cold night on 7,201-foot Mount Pugh
The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office says a 25-year-old Seattle man is safe after rescue crews helped him through a cold night near the summit of Mount Pugh, west of Glacier …
Fri., July 21, 2017, 9:18 a.m.
California hiker rescued by U.S. Coast Guard in Oregon
A California woman who went missing while hiking in Oregon has been rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard.
Wed., July 5, 2017, 2:52 p.m.
Officials think body found in Olympic National Park is missing hiker
Officials believe a body found in Olympic National Park is a hiker who went missing in April.
Thu., May 25, 2017, 8:54 a.m.
Man survives 1,000-foot fall into Oregon crater
A man has survived a roughly 1,000-foot (304-meter) fall into the Crater Lake caldera.
Wed., May 24, 2017, 8:57 a.m.
Hiker rescued from canyon in southern Idaho
Officials say a hiker has been rescued from the Snake River Canyon in south-central Idaho.
Wed., May 10, 2017, 9:58 p.m.
Woman missing for nearly a week in Montana found alive
A 23-year-old woman who spent a week lost in a Montana wilderness area with her dog thanked her rescuers Wednesday and said she and her parents planned to go get …
Mon., April 24, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Hiker in Washington finds remains of Oregon man who likely fled police pursuit
Authorities say a hiker in Washington has discovered the human remains of a 24-year-old Oregon man in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest.
Mon., March 27, 2017, 9:54 a.m.
Hiker dies after fall in southwest Idaho recreation area
Authorities say a 20-year-old man has died after falling more than 70 feet off a cliff in a southwest Idaho hiking area.
Tue., Nov. 8, 2016, 9:11 a.m.
Search suspended for missing Pacific Crest Trail hiker
Kittitas County authorities have suspended a search for a Pacific Crest Trail hiker who was last seen nearly a month ago.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 11:04 a.m.
Washington crews look for missing Pacific Crest Trail hiker
Searchers in Yakima and Kittitas counties are still searching for a Pacific Crest Trail hiker who was last seen nearly three weeks ago.
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016, 1:23 p.m.
Rescue team finds body of missing climber near Colchuck Peak
Authorities have located the body of a Portland, Oregon, man who went missing during a planned climb of Colchuck Peak last fall.
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 10:50 a.m.
Woman dies in hiking fall near North Bend
Authorities say a woman has died after falling about 100 feet while hiking on a trail about 30 miles east of Seattle.
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 10:48 a.m.
Injured hiker rescued after falling off cliff in Coos Bay
A 20-year-old man who fell off a cliff while hiking in Sunset Bay on the Oregon Coast has been rescued.
Sun., Sept. 4, 2016, 5:55 a.m.
Teen rescued by helicopter after fall on Mount Si
A helicopter rescued a badly injured teen off Mount Si after he tumbled 90 feet.
Sat., July 9, 2016, 7:47 p.m.
Parents say fallen hiker loved mountains, life
Qi He, of central China, who died glissading in Aasgard Pass, was remembered for his love of the mountains. His parents chose to have him buried Saturday in Leavenworth’s Mountain …
Mon., June 6, 2016, 10:52 a.m.
Hiker vanishes over edge in Alpine Lakes Wilderness
The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office says it’s looking for a hiker who vanished over the edge of a waterfall hole while sliding down Aasgard Pass in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness.
Tue., May 31, 2016, 2:22 p.m.
Doomed Appalachian Trail hiker’s decision to stay put was the right one – at first
An Appalachian Trail hiker who died after getting lost in the woods of Maine did the right thing by setting up camp to wait for help, officials say. But the …
Wed., May 25, 2016, 6:04 p.m.
Missing hiker found dead last year kept journal of ordeal
An Appalachian Trail hiker whose remains were discovered last year survived at least 26 days after getting lost and kept a journal of her ordeal, according to investigatory documents.
Tue., May 3, 2016, 8:43 a.m.
Searchers rescue lost hiker on Mount Hood
Searchers found an Oregon man who became lost during a day hike on Mount Hood.
Tue., April 12, 2016, 8:35 a.m.
Western Montana man went missing during Idaho camping trip
Officials in northern Idaho are searching for a 64-year-old Montana man who went missing during a weekend camping trip near Grangeville.
Thu., Aug. 8, 2013
Outdoors: Pacific Crest Trail taking a beating from vegan hiker
Barring a broken leg, lightning strike or some other catastrophe, a 30-year-old California man is on track to set a record today by completing a supported through-hike of the 2,655-mile …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2012, 2:05 p.m.
Hiker killed in fall at Painted Rocks identified
A hiking outing among five friends Thursday night turned deadly when an 18-year-old Spokane woman fell to her death.