Posted: Jul 18, 2013 12:17 PM by KBZK
Updated: Jul 19, 2013 7:46 AM
A 23-year-old Georgia hiker is missing in Yellowstone National Park.
A friend, who had spoken to the man, reported him missing on Tuesday evening, according to park spokesman Al Nash.
The man was hiking Electric Peak west of Gardiner inside the park. When he last talked to his friend, he said he was coming down, but that was the last he was heard from.
Park officials began searching on Tuesday night when they got the report. The searched Wednesday as well and then went out first thing this morning by foot and air.
We will continue to update this story as it develops.