A Hiker Failed to Make it Back Safely Before Nightfall Thursday Evening

The Missing Eden Prarie Man was Found Safe and Unharmed

A missing hiker near the Ash River Visitor’s Center in Voyageurs National Park has been found.

Shortly after 5:00p.m. Thursday, St. Louis County Officials received reports of a missing man who had become lost while hiking on nearby trails.

Officials say 33-year-old Robert Deutsch of Eden Prairie left for his hike around 3:30p.m. and had become turned around as darkness fell.

After searching the area by ATV’s, boat, and on foot, Deutsch was located by a search party from St. Louis County.

Authorities say Deutsch was found to be in good health and uninjured from the incident.

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