ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK. Colo. – Rocky Mountain National Park officials say helicopter crews found the body of missing hiker, Peter Jeffris, Thursday, 200 feet below the Ledges on the Keyhole Route at Longs Peak.
A search and rescue Team was flown to a landing spot in the Glacier Gorge drainage. The four team members then climbed approximately 1,800 vertical feet to where Jeffris was found. They prepared his body for transport. His body was flown from the scene to a landing spot at Upper Beaver Meadows at approximately 4 p.m. and transferred to the Boulder County Coroner, according to a RMNP news release.
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