Lost B.C. snowmobiler praised for ‘spot-on’ survival response

Lost B.C. snowmobiler praised for ‘spot-on’ survival response
Spread the love

A B.C. search-and-rescue team is commending the actions of a 17-year-old snowmobiler who “did everything right” after getting lost this weekend.

The sledder was out with a group Saturday afternoon near Mica Mountain, northeast of Canim Lake, when he became separated from the group.

His party realized he was missing when they met at the parking lot, according to 100 Mile House RCMP. Some of the group stayed to look for him, while others went to contact South Cariboo Search and Rescue and police.

Read more:
Tragic end to search for missing Ontario snowshoer on B.C.’s North Shore Mountains

But it’s what happened in the backcountry that drew praise from search crews.

South Cariboo Search and Rescue search manager James Seely said the teen made multiple attempts…



Original Article and Author

Please follow and like us:
editor

editor

Live Updates COVID-19 CASES
RSS
Follow by Email