Thanks to a post in a local Facebook group for 14er enthusiasts, a lost dog has been reunited with her humans.
It took several attempts over two days, but Trinity Smith and Sean Nichols were able to locate Chloe, a 14-year-old dog, atop Mt. Bross.
This week, Trinity saw a post on the 14ers Facebook group that someone had heard a dog crying atop Mt.Bross/Lincoln. On Thursday, she hiked up the mountain in search of the crying dog.
She heard the dog but knew she couldn’t get to it alone. She had someone take her back up in a jeep, but it was too dark and the class 3 scramble would have been too dangerous.
So, Friday morning, Trinity and her boyfriend Sean Nichols headed up again. They told 9NEWS they called and called for the dog for three or four hours. Eventually, the pup stopped answering.
Nichols says he climbed chute after …