Jan. 21, 2004: Missing Hiker - San Gorgonio Mountain, San Bernardino National Forest

01/21/04, Wednesday – 01/22/04, Thursday

D. Wasserman exiting the copter on Dry Lake. Photo by Steve Holden

The team was called out to assist the San Bernardino search and rescue teams for a hiker missing since Jan. 18, 2004, along the Vivian Creek trail leading up to San Gorgonio peak. On Wednesday (1/21/04) the East Valley team was flown up to Dry Lake and searched the Dollar Lake area. On Thursday (2/22/04) the East Valley team hiked up the Vivian Creek trail and searched an area in the higher elevations. The missing subject's body was found on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2004.

View photos of the search in the gallery.

See the News Article for an account of East Valley's search efforts.