Chelan County sheriff's Sgt. Kent Sisson said 37-year-old Amy R. Stein of Squamish was walking down from the Snow Creek Wall with other members of a climbing party when she jumped out of the path of falling rock and fell about 70 feet.
She died at the scene and her body was recovered Wednesday.
Information from: The Wenatchee World, http://www.wenatcheeworld.com
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