YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. — A Nevada man was discovered useless in Yosemite Nationwide Park after failing to return from a weekend hike, the Nationwide Park Service mentioned.
The physique of Fred Zalokar, 61, of Reno was discovered and recovered on Tuesday close to the summit of Mount Clark, an announcement mentioned.
Zalokar was an completed endurance athlete, the Reno Gazette Journal reported.
In response to the park, Zalokar was day climbing on July 17, from Comfortable Isles to the summit of 11,522-foot Mount Clark utilizing an off-trail route from Bunnell Level. He had deliberate to return to Yosemite Valley.
“This incident stays underneath investigation. No further info is offered. Our condolences to his household and associates,” the park assertion mentioned.
On his web site, Zalokar wrote that his main pursuits have been working, climbing and touring, and sharing these actions with household and associates.