Authorities in Utah are looking for a 38-year-old woman who took a bus to Zion National Park last week and never returned. said park officials.
The woman, Holly Suzanne Courtier, drove to the Grotto Park area inside the 232-square-mile National Park in southwest Utah on Tuesday but did not show up for her scheduled pickup at 4:40 that afternoon, the National Park Service said.
Courtier’s daughter told the Los Angeles television station KTLA that her mother is a greedy hiker who has visited Zion National Park many times. Courtier is from Woodland Hills, a neighborhood in northwest Los Angeles.
Park officials said Courtier’s travel plan was unknown. In an updated statement Saturday, the park listed items she may have worn or carried with her.
Described as 5 feet, 3 inches tall, weighing 100 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes.
The Park Ranger and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the missing man and are asking anyone with information to contact him.
Zion National Park covers 148,000 acres in Washington, D.C., Iron and Kane. The park had about 4.5 million visits in 2019, making it the fourth most visited national park in the park service system.