The subject reportedly left for a 12.4 mile loop hike at 12:30 on Monday 01/09. His planned hike was Cooley Glen trail 3.2 miles to the Long Trail south, 5.7 miles, traversing 4 peaks w/elevations between 3350' & 3750' to Emily Proctor Trail, 3.5 miles. He was traveling alone, only with the family dog.

Vermont State Police was notified of an overdue hiker at approximately 21:00, and they deployed a search team Tuesday AM, 01/10.
They hiked the missing subjects route in reverse, starting up the Emily Proctor trail.
At approximately noon, the search team located the body on the Emil Proctor Trail, near it's terminus with the LT and Emily Proctor Shelter.

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Vermont State Police, Colchester Tech., Lincoln FD 12:45-20:30 Partly cloudy, 30

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