09/17/2013 05:49 EDT | Updated 11/17/2013 05:12 EST

Human Remains In Kananaskis Found By Hiker, RCMP Investigate

KANANASKIS, Alta. - RCMP are investigating after human remains were found by a hiker in Peter Lougheed Provincial Park west of Calgary.

Police say the medical examiner's office has confirmed the remains are human.

Together they are trying to identify the person.

RCMP say major crimes officers are investigating.