Missing Person: Kenneth Stensby

Photos of Kenneth Stensby and his backpack

Kenneth left a note stating that he was hiking to the top of Vernal Fall on Sunday, May 5. Kenneth has not returned and his pack was found at the railing at the top of Vernal Fall.

If you hiked the Mist Trail or John Muir Trail to Vernal or Nevada Falls on Sunday, May 5, please email your name, phone numbers, itinerary, and approximate time that you were at the top of Vernal Fall to stensbysearch@yahoo.com.

Please check your photos for images of Kenneth or his pack. If you saw Kenneth or his pack, moved his pack, or have a photo of Kenneth or his pack, please call 209/372-0432.

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