Hiker returns to campsite after search and rescue

By: Amy Lipman Email
By: Amy Lipman Email

GRAND MESA, Colo. (KKCO) A lost hiker found his way back to his campsite Monday morning after a search party was put out for him.

Search and Rescue received a call from a group of hikers at 8:17 a.m. reporting a 55-year-old man missing after he separated from the group.

The man had little food or water. He found his way to the road and got a ride to the campsite at 10:47 a.m. when the search was then concluded.

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