Body of missing hiker found on Aasgard Pass
CHELAN COUNTY, Wash. – A team of Chelan County Mountain Rescue members located the body of a hiker missing since June 5th.
Qi He’s body as buried under the snowpack on Aasgard Pass above Colchuck Lake. He disappeared into a hole in the snow on June 5th while glissading down Aasgard Pass with coworkers.
Initial attempts to locate him was unsuccessful due to the hardened snow.
He is a Chinese citizen who was living and working in the Seattle area. His family in China have been notified of his death.
Glissading is described as a sliding down a steep slope of snow or ice with the support of an ice ax.