YOSEMITE (CBS SF) — Authorities on Wednesday are searching for an Oakland man who has been reported missing in Yosemite National Park.

Alan Chow was last seen on his way to the Hetch Hetchy Trail on Saturday.

Search and rescue teams were deployed Tuesday to search hiking trails and surrounding areas.

Chow has taken hiking trips on his own before and this was planned as a solo hike.

Friends and family are concerned about below zero temperatures in Yosemite.

Chow is described as a 36-year-old Asian man standing about 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing a blue backpack with grey straps.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS San Francisco

Get The New CBS SF Bay Area Local App
LIVE: Monday through Friday from 3am – 3pm PST
Dedicate A Bay Bridge Light

Watch & Listen LIVE