UPDATE: Hamilton County officials tell Channel 3 that the hikers were found safe late Sunday night. There are no reports of any injuries at this time.


Search and rescue efforts are underway on Mowbray Mountain. 

Hamilton County dispatchers said some hikers got lost near Back Valley Road. 

The hikers have been in contact with 9-1-1 and EMS crews are out on the trails searching for them.

Stay with WRCBtv.com for more details on this developing story.