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Two Skiers Lost Near Snowbowl, Hiking Out Grant Creek

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Missoula County Sheriff's officials say two skiers are lost after they skied out of bounds at Snowbowl.

Ten search and rescue workers cleared the scene at the Holly/Van Buren Street avalanche and are now en route to Snowbowl.

They say a friend of the skiers has made contact with the two men and they were instructed by authorities to hike out through the Grant Creek Drainage area.

Sheriff's officials say the two skiers are both men from Maine that chose to go into the back country.

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