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A party of five people became disoriented during a hike north of Tumalo Falls Monday afternoon. Apparently, Arthur Labiaga, 53, Km Labiaga, 48, Tyler Kroning, 18, and two minor children, all from California were hiking without a map, compass or GPS. After crossing a snowfield, they became disoriented and could not find the trailhead and called 911. Four Deschutes County Sheriffs Deputies and 10 Deschutes County Search and Rescue members and a forest service employees searched for the hikers for about four hours before finding the party about three miles north of Tumalo Falls. They were all in good condition.

 

 

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