Stories tagged: hikers
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 5:15 p.m.
Park hikers may have died in ‘sympathetic murder-suicide’
Friends and relatives of a couple whose bodies were found in Joshua Tree National Park say they believe the two got lost while hiking in the sprawling desert park and …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 8:16 p.m.
Dozens of Oregon hikers rescued amid wildfires
More than 100 hikers in Oregon who were trapped between two wildfires were awaiting rescue Sunday on a popular trail outside the Portland area.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 9:23 a.m.
Backpackers tried to save 1 of 2 fallen hikers at Mount Hood; one victim attended Gonzaga University
Backpackers frantically tried to save the life of one of the two young Portland women who apparently fell to their deaths at Mount Hood, a series of calls to Clackamas …
UPDATED: Mon., April 17, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
Search for two men in Olympic National Park suspended
Officials have suspended their search for two men missing in Washington state’s Olympic National Park, including a 20-year-old hiker from New Jersey missing for the past week.
Mon., June 20, 2016, 2:09 p.m.
Pair of climbers rescued after 2 nights on Mount Rainier
Mount Rainier National Park says rangers rescued a pair of climbers who had spent two nights near the volcano’s summit after being overtaken by extreme weather.
Mon., May 30, 2016, 2 p.m.
Two hikers rescued from shoreline of Crater Lake
Parks officials say two hikers were rescued Monday after they were stranded overnight on the shoreline of Crater Lake in south-central Oregon.
Mon., May 2, 2016, 9:39 a.m.
3-year-old survives fall from cliff that kills his mother
A 3-year-old boy survived a 50-foot fall at a popular Oregon hiking trail that killed his 37-year-old mother.
Tue., May 4, 2010
Dishman Hills homicide victim identified
A man who authorities believe may be Spokane County’s first homicide victim this year has been identified as Douglas J. Klages.