On June 28, 2019 at approximately 5:00 pm, the Coconino County Sheriff's Office
received a call about stranded hikers on the Weatherford Trail near the Humphreys Saddle.
The two adult hikers from Flagstaff activated the SOS feature on their satellite emergency notification
device after they found themselves in a snowfield approximately 4 feet deep. The International
Emergency Response Coordination Center contacted the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office after
receiving the SOS notification, and a Coconino County Sheriff’s Office Deputy / Search and Rescue