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Missing Hiker Found Dead In Yosemite National Park

Yosemite, Ca — The body of 80-year-old Ottorino Bonaventura was found today in the Echo Creek drainage, a rugged wilderness area southwest of Tuolumne Meadows.

Bonaventura was reported missing by friends when she failed to return to the Vogelsang High Sierra Camp on July 30th. Yosemite National Park officials say that over 150 people participated in the search effort. The cause of Bonaventura´s death is still under investigation.

Written by BJ Hansen