Pueblo West Man Dies After Hiking Fall Near Lake Isabel

August 4, 2015

Pueblo County Search and Rescue crews have recovered the body of an 18-year-old hiker who fell from a cliff in the San Isabel National Forest.

The Pueblo Chieftain reports that Austin Schindler, of Pueblo West, was hiking Sunday afternoon near the St. Charles River east of Lake Isabel when he fell about 100 feet from a rock cliff area into a rugged ravine.