Hiker rescued after spending night on 2nd Flatiron in Boulder

Posted at 10:29 AM, Aug 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-16 14:16:15-04

BOULDER, Colo. -- A hiker spent the night on the second Flatiron in Boulder after getting stuck.

The male hiker was scrambling on the second Flatiron Monday night when he got stuck in a spot and couldn't get out, according to the Boulder County Sheriff’s Communications Office.

Officials said the man called friends, but they couldn't get to the spot where he was stuck.

The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office said they were called for help Tuesday morning.

Deputies said they found the hiker and helped him get down safely.


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