Colorado Trails

Hiker Finds Skull in Teller County

The discovery, found near the Ring the Peak Trail, is being treated as a homicide.

Catamount ReservoirEthan Beute

A hiker discovered a human skull near the Ring the Peak Trail in Teller County last Friday night, triggering a homicide investigation. Law enforcement officials have been searching the area and swept Catamount Reservoir, but haven’t yet found any additional remains.