The Adventure Guys

The inside story on outside recreation for South Puget Sound and beyond

NOTICE: The Adventure Guys has moved.

With the launch of our new website, we've moved The Adventure Guys.
Visit the new section.

Tag: Irely Lake Loop Trail

May
11th

Search underway for missing hiker at Olympic National Park

UPDATE: Hiker David Snider was found alive this morning. Read more here.

Olympic National Park just issued this statement:

A search is in progress for a solo hiker who is overdue from a planned day hike in Olympic National Park.  It is believed that David Snider, 55 years old, of Union, Washington, had planned to hike on Monday, May 7, along the Irely Lake Loop Trail.

Olympic National Park dispatch received a report from the Olympic National Forest that Snidder was reported overdue to them on Wednesday morning. Contact with the reporting party was made at 10:50am by Park Law Enforcement personnel.

Snidder’s vehicle

Read more »