According to the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office, a body of a female has been found off of a ski trail at Brainard Lake Recreation Area near Boulder, Colorado. The body was discovered by a female passerby.
Snowmobiles were used to recover the body. How long the body has been there and the manner of death have yet to be released. Foul play is not suspected at this time.
Brainard Lake Recreation Area is the most popular destination that is serviced by the Boulder Ranger District. It’s located within the Indian Peaks Wilderness, which spans 76,000 acres in north central Colorado.
Here’s a map of where Brainard Lake is located:
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