Missing Hikers Found in Shenandoah National Park

By: WHSV Newsroom Email
By: WHSV Newsroom Email

SHENANDOAH NATIONAL PARK, Va. (WHSV)-- According to Karen Beck-Herzog with the National Park Service, the women were hiking on the Old Rag Mountain in an area known for being steep and rocky. They got lost and spent the night in the park.

This morning a team assembled to track them down. Eagle One, the U.S. park police helicopter was brought in to help. Eagle One did mange to find the women. A basket was lowered, and the women were brought up to safety.

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