Sad News, Missing Hiker Found Deceased on North Bend's Green Mountain

There is some very sad news to report today; wishing the opposite were true.

Missing hiker, John Wright, was found deceased by search and rescue crews this afternoon.  He was reported missing over the weekend after not returning from a Friday day hike to Green Mountain in the Middle Fork area of the Snoqualmie River.

From Komo News:

“A 50-year-old University Place hiker who disappeared while on a solo day hike in the Cascade foothills has been found dead.

The body of John Wright was located just after 2 p.m. about 3,400 feet up Green Mountain, officials said. Rescue crews say it appears Wright had fallen about 200 feet to his death.

“We are searching for words and feeling the pain of this tremendous loss,” said family friend Mark Horner”  Read more.


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