• Maine State Police March 22, 2021 12:27 pm

    Authorities ID 2 Mass. Hikers Found Dead in Maine's Acadia National Park

    Acadia National Park officials released the names of two Massachusetts hikers who apparently fell 100 feet to their deaths on Dorr Mountain. The victims were Wayne Beckford, 28, and Kassandra Caceres, 30, of Rutland, Massachusetts, park officials said Monday. Officials believe they fell from icy cliffs while hiking up the mountain, but no further details were released on Monday. Caceres…

  • Maine State Police March 21, 2021 5:48 am

    2 Mass. Hikers Found Dead After Apparent Fall in Maine's Acadia National Park

    The bodies of two hikers were found Saturday in Acadia National Park after being reported missing Friday night, authorities said. The woman, 30, and man, 28, from Rutland, Massachusetts, appeared to have fallen about 100 feet along an ice-covered cliff on Dorr Mountain, according to the National Park Service. The pair of hikers haven’t been identified. The search for the…

  • mount lafayette January 24, 2021 9:19 pm

    2 Hikers Rescued After 1 Lost Shoes, Ran Barefoot in Snow

    Officials say two trail runners were airlifted from a New Hampshire mountain after one man lost his shoes and continued running barefoot through several feet of snow. The Union-Leader reports that state Fish and Game Department officers were called to Mount Lafayette Saturday after 35-year-old Michael Burleson and 34-year-old Nicholas Drouin called 911. The hikers told officers they lost their…

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