Search continues for missing hiker – update Monday, July 1st
Please report any possible sightings of James ‘Randy’ Udall who is missing from a backcountry trip in the Wind River Mountains
by Sublette County Sheriff’s Office media release
July 1, 2013
Monday, July 1, 2013 / 2:00 PM
The search for missing hiker James "Randy" Udall continues in the Wind River Mountains of western Wyoming. Mr. Udall was reported overdue on Friday, June 28th, two days after his planned exit from the back country. Search operations began on the afternoon of the 28th and have continued extensively with cooperation of Tip Top Search and Rescue, Teton County Search and Rescue, U.S. Forest Service and Sublette County Emergency Management. The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office contract helicopter and a helicopter of the Air National Guard are conducting aerial searches of the area.
Mr. Udall, a resident of Carbondale, Colorado, is the son of the late U.S. Congressman Morris "Mo" Udall of Arizona and the brother of current U.S. Senator Mark Udall of Colorado.
Authority: Dave Lankford, Sheriff
Stephen Smith, Public Information Officer
Anyone with information about possible sightings is asked to contact the Sublette County Sheriff’s Office at 307-367-4378.