CLEAR CREEK COUNTY, Colo. — A 16-year-old boy who walked off a trail while hiking Mount Evans was rescued early Wednesday morning after being reported overdue, the Clear Creek County Sheriff’s Office said.
The teen was reported overdue about 6:30 p.m. after he got stuck in a spot he could not get out of.
The Alpine Rescue Team, Rocky Mountain Rescue and the sheriff’s office worked throughout the night to find the hiker.
About 6:15 a.m. Wednesday, he was being walked out to the Summit Lake parking lot.
The boy was not injured, the sheriff’s office said.