National Park Service Officials say the search for a missing hiker continued into Thursday.

Fifty park staff and five dog teams have joined the search for 27-year-old Cian McLaughin who has been missing for nine days.

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The last reported sighting of a man fitting McLaughlin was on the Garnet Canyon Trail, which is a short distance above the Garnet Canyon/Surprise Lake Junction. The reported sighting happened at roughly 3:45 p.m. on June 8.

Teams were flown into the Garnet Canyon area Thursday morning by a Teton Interagency helicopter.

An aerial search is also underway.

Anyone with information regarding McLaughlin's whereabouts is urged to contact the National Park Services Investigative Services Branch at 888-653-0009.