Missing Hiker Found

Michael “Mic” Dahl
Staff Writer

Michael “Mic” Dahl, who was reported missing in Yosemite National Park, was found alive at 11 a.m. Monday morning, March 23.
Dahl was spotted by visitors on the Yosemite Valley Loop Trail. The visitors recognized him from the missing persons flyer.
Dahl was found about a quarter mile east of the Lower Yosemite Fall trail, in a large boulder field below Sunnyside Bench. Dahl suffered multiple injuries and is being transported to a local hospital via ground ambulance. Dahl was reported missing by a group of friends on Saturday night, March 21 after a short hike to Lower Yosemite Fall.
His last known location was at the base of Lower Yosemite Fall in Yosemite Valley. Approximately 50 search and rescue crew members have been searching for him since the initial report was received.
The park received assistance from, and would like to thank, Madera, Tuolumne, Mariposa, and Marin County Search and Rescue and the Auburn office of California Highway Patrol.