HUNTER, N.Y. (NEWS10) — On Saturday, Forest Rangers responded to an injured hiker along the Kaaterskill Creek stream bed. The hiker, a 38-year-old from Colorado, sustained a leg injury after jumping off a rock.
Ranger Dawson reached the hiker around 3:30 p.m. and provided first aid and crutches. Ranger Dawson helped the hiker and his family through the woods to Route 23A. From there, Lieutenant Slade and Ranger Fox provided them a courtesy ride.