A hiker fell to his death Thursday night at Red Rock Canyon. The Clark County Coroner's office identified the hiker as Justin Manering.
Manering fell 15 stories in the Ice Box Canyon section of Red Rock. Skilled hikers say it's an area that is often under-estimated for real danger.
"Some hikes can be really hard," said Madel Cruz, hiker. "It's always worth it once you get to the top."
Manering was hiking with a group of people when he fell. Hikers 8 News NOW spoke with Friday at Red Rock were sad to hear about a fellow outdoorsman.
"Oh wow that's very sad," Cruz said.
Cruz knows there are risks when hitting the trails, but Branch Whitney with 52 Peak Hiking Club says the potential risks at areas like ice box canyon which can seem like an easy place to get to, can often have a lot of unexpected hazards... Read More