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Tag: Snowshoe

Jan.
15th

Tacoma man missing on Rainier after falling during snowshoe hike

UPDATE: At 4:47 p.m., as the sun sets searchers are making their way back to Paradise and all are expected to report in by 5 p.m. The search will continue Monday, said park spokeswoman Lee Taylor, and the road to Paradise will be closed above Longmire. Searchers spoke with backcountry campers who said they saw tracks leading down the Stevens Creek drainage, a common wrong way route for lost climbers and snowshoers. The drainage would lead to Stevens Canyon Road, which is closed for the winter.

UPDATE: At 3:33 p.m., the park distributed a statement from superintendent

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