50-year-old hiker missing at St. Mary's Glacier

Posted at 5:26 PM, Jan 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-17 21:23:48-05

A hiker is missing after not returning home from St. Mary's Glacier on Saturday, the Clear Creek County Sheriff's Office said Sunday. 

An Alpine Rescue Team has been actively searching for a 50-year-old male since Saturday evening. Members from Rocky Mountain Rescue and Front Range Rescue dogs joined the search on Sunday, according to a Clear Creek County Sheriff's spokesperson. 

Weather conditions have been cold and snowy, with extremely high winds and poor visibility.

Plans are being coordinated to continue the search into Monday.


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