Former Missouri Department of Conservation employees Rochelle Renken and Michael Huffman were on a six-day backpacking trip in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park in Alaska when they disappeared. The experienced hikers were traveling in a rugged and remote area of the park, the National Park Service said.
Former Missouri Department of Conservation employees Rochelle Renken and Michael Huffman were on a six-day backpacking trip in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park in Alaska when they disappeared. The experienced hikers were traveling in a rugged and remote area of the park, the National Park Service said. Courtesy National Park Service
Former Missouri Department of Conservation employees Rochelle Renken and Michael Huffman were on a six-day backpacking trip in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park in Alaska when they disappeared. The experienced hikers were traveling in a rugged and remote area of the park, the National Park Service said. Courtesy National Park Service

Missouri hikers were on 'trip of a lifetime' in Alaska. Their lives ended there

July 05, 2018 05:08 PM