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Hikers safe after being stranded in Kanaraville Falls

Posted at 7:19 PM, Jul 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-19 21:19:26-04

IRON COUNTY, Utah — Three hikers are safe Thursday afternoon after being stranded in Kanaraville Falls due to high water.

Kanaraville Falls is located in a slot canyon named Kanara Creek Canyon.

According to Lt. Del Schlosser with Iron County Sheriff’s Office, a Search and Rescue team was dispatched after the hikers called for help.

The hikers ended up self-rescuing themselves, and no one was injured, Schlosser said.

Schlosser warns hikers to stay away from all falls and especially slot canyons when storms are possible.