(Alice) Yu Xie

  • Found Deceased

About (Alice) Yu Xie's case

The missing hiker was found deceased at the base of Upper Yosemite Falls at Yosemite National Park on January 16, 2021. Next of kin have been notified. Initially posted: Missing NPF is following details pertaining to a missing hiker in the Upper Yosemite Fall Overlook at Yosemite National Park. She is 41 years old and had departed for a day hike in the area. She has not established communication with anyone since. “Alice” Yu Xie is 5 feet tall, less than 100 pounds and has neck-length black hair. No clothing description has been released, but it is known that she was hiking with a small green backpack. Evidence suggests she had traveled from Mariposa to Yosemite on the Yosemite Area Regional Transportation System on Thursday, January 14, 2021. “Alice” is a Chinese national living in the United States. If you, or someone you know, may have had contact with her, you are urged to call 209-372-0216 during business hours or Yosemite Emergency Communications Center at 209-379-1992.

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Investigative Details

  • Foul Play Suspected: No
  • Cause of Death: Undetermined / Unreleased

Significant Dates

  • Reported Missing: Friday, January 15, 2021 (3 years ago)
  • Date Found: Saturday, January 16, 2021 (3 years ago)


Administrative Details

Monday, January 8, 2024 (6 months ago)

Missing NPF Public Identification Number (MPID) 10028

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