Florida: Colorado hiker missing near Mount Harvard in Buena Vista

Posted on September 26, 2013 • Filed under: Tourist Missing, United-States

According to thedenverchannel.com, specially-trained dogs, horseback teams, helicopters and searchers from seven counties or areas have joined the search for a man from Ohio who is likely missing on a 14er. Gene George, 64, called a friend from his motel in Buena Vista on September 18 and said he planned to hike Mount Harvard on Thursday or Friday, according to the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies said on Sunday, when George didn’t check out as scheduled, the motel owner called police. Authorities found George’s car parked at the North Cottonwood Creek trailhead, the trailhead for Harvard. Read article

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