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Mission SAR assists CFVSAR on Sumas Mtn.

Mission SAR assists CFVSAR on Sumas Mtn.

Tuesday, December 29 – 2:23 AM

Mission Search & Rescue was called out to assist CFV Search & Rescue with the rescue of 6 people stranded on Sumas Mountain.  One group was out 4x4ing and got stuck, called friends to assist and they also got stuck.   Mission has an 8-wheeled Argo with snow tracks which was helpful on the snowy mountain.   Here is a link to the article on Global News: http://globalnews.ca/news/2423905/six-people-rescued-after-getting-stranded-on-sumas-mountain/.

They were rescued early this morning, cold and tired, but uninjured.

The search manager is warning people who go out in this weather to come prepared with extra clothes, food, water and anything they may need for an overnight trip.
Sumas Mtn rescue