Authorities in northern Wyoming say a woman in her late 20’s died around dawn today after falling off a cliff in the Bighorn Mountains about 20 miles west of Sheridan.
. The Sheridan County Sheriff’s is withholding the woman’s name pending notification of family.
The Sheriff’s Office says a witness reported the fall from Steamboat Point around 5:50 AM with emergency responders finding the body about 7:15.
Steamboat Point overlooks Hwy 14 with the clifftop reachable by a steep trail less than a mile long, but authorities say how the woman fell is unknown.