Framingham Hiker, 76, Rescued in New Hampshire

PETERBOROUGH, NEW HAMPSHIRE – A hiker from Framingham was rescued Sunday, December 10, at Miller State Park in New Hampshir

Fish and Game officers received a call for an injured hiker just before 3 p.m. Sunday, according to a news release.

Robert Pantzer, 76, of Framingham, fell while hiking the Marion Davis Trail on Pack Monadnock, according to the release.

After the fall, Pantzer had difficulty hiking after the fall, and called 911, the release stated.

Pantzer was prepared for the weather conditions, but wasn’t able to hike down from the summit, according to the release.

A Fish and Game officer on an all-terrain vehicle and a Peterborough Fire Department EMT drove up the auto road to locate Panzer, stated the release.


The Framingham resident was given a ride to the base of the mountain, and was evaluated by Peterborough Fire Department personnel just before 3:50 p.m., the release said.

Conservation officers from Fish and Game were assisted by the Peterborough Fire Department, the Peterborough Police Department, Lyndeborough Fire and Rescue, the Temple/Greenville Police Department and the Temple Fire Department, according to the release.


Framingham Source Editor Susan Petroni

Susan Petroni Framingham Source Editor Email: Phone: 508-315-7176

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