YOSEMITE – Mr. Fred Zalokar, 61, of Reno, Nevada, was found deceased and his body recovered on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, near the summit of Mount Clark.
Missing since Saturday, July 17, from Happy Isles to the summit of Mount Clark – Mr. Zalokar used an off-trail route from Bunnell Point. He did not return to Yosemite Valley.
If you have any information please email email@example.com or call Yosemite National Park Dispatch at 209-379-1992 if you may have seen Mr. Zalokar hiking off trail between Merced Lake Trail and Illilouette/Merced Pass Trail, north of Red Peak Pass, on Saturday, July 17, or Sunday, July 18, 2021, or if you were in the area of Mount Clark or Mount Starr King on July 17 or July 18, 2021.
No additional information is available and this incident remains under investigation.
We send our deepest condolences to his family and friends.