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Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco Man Found Dead After Fall In Grand Teton National Park

The body of 36-year-old Will Cornyn was found near the mouth of Cascade Canyon on Tuesday afternoon, after he headed out for a hike late Sunday.

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Lizz Westman

Hiker Stranded In Sierra Nevada Survived By Eating Bugs, Treating His Broken Leg

A hiker who was stranded for six days in California’s Sierra Nevada with a badly broken leg says survival mode kicked in when he treated his own injury and sought sustenance by eating crickets and moths, and drinking melting ice.

07/16/2014

Sonoma County Sheriff's Helicopter (sonomasheriff.org)

Sheriff’s Helicopter Crew Rescues Injured Woman From Santa Rosa Park

A Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office’s helicopter crew rescued a 56-year-old woman with an ankle injury at Annadel State Park in Santa Rosa on Sunday afternoon.

06/16/2014

Grizzly Peak overlook in the Berkeley Hills. (CBS)

Body Found By Hiker On Trail Near UC Berkeley Identified

The body of a man found near Grizzly Peak on University of California at Berkeley campus Sunday afternoon has been identified by the Alameda County coroner’s bureau as 22-year-old Concord resident Lorenzo Baltazar-Trujillo.

05/19/2014

Grizzly Peak overlook in the Berkeley Hills. (CBS)

Man’s Body Discovered On UC Berkeley Property

A hiker came across a body in the woods near Grizzly Peak on University of California at Berkeley property Sunday afternoon, a police lieutenant said.

05/18/2014

Mount Tamalpais State Park (Wikimedia Commons)

Foul Play Not Suspected In Mill Valley Woman’s Death On Mount Tamalpais

The Marin County coroner’s office said on Monday foul play is not suspected at this time in the death of Marie Christine Sanner, the Mill Valley woman who was found dead on Mount Tamalpais on Thursday.

04/21/2014

Marie Sanner

Marin Authorities Identify Body Of 2nd Hiker To Die On Mount Tam

A second hiker recently found dead on Mount Tamalpais has been identified as 50-year-old Marie Sanner of Mill Valley, a spokesman for the Marin County Sheriff’s Office said Friday.

04/18/2014

A car belonging to a missing hiker in Mt. Tamalpais State Park. (CBS)

Another Hiker Reported Missing From Mount Tamalpais State Park

A search for a woman reported missing after a hike on Mt. Tamalpais resulted in the discovery of a body, according to Marin County sheriff’s office officials.

04/17/2014

Magdalena Glinkowski was last seen on surveillance video on Sunday March 30.

No Obvious Signs Of Trauma Found In Autopsy On Hiker Found In Mt. Tamalpais Park

An autopsy on Magdalena Glinkowski, the Menlo Park woman who was found dead in Mt. Tamalpais State Park on Saturday, showed no obvious signs of trauma, Marin County sheriff’s officials said Tuesday afternoon.

04/15/2014

Crews attempt a rescue from an Alum Rock cliff-side. (CBS)

Firefighters Rescue Hiker After Falling From Cliff At Alum Rock Park

San Jose firefighters were conducting a cliff rescue in Alum Rock Park Tuesday morning, a fire department dispatcher said.

03/18/2014

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