Grouse Mountain'S ARCHIVE

  • Three skiers and one snowboarder were rescued on Grouse Mountain yesterday when they ducked under a rope and headed out of bounds. Ski patrol verbally asked them to return from the dangerous avalanche prone area, which they refused. Ski patrol could not follow the men out of bounds due to the high avalanche danger but […]

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  • Over the last few weeks there have been a number of rescues. This past weekend a climber was rescued from Mt. Harvey by Lions Bay and North Shore SAR. He was evacuated via stretcher with severe head trauma. At this point he is alive but his condition is unknown. (Photo Credit: Wade Shaw) At the […]

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  • 17:30 Tuesday night my pager goes off “Lost skier on Grouse – all members call in status and respond.” I was just finishing up my workout at the gym – unfortunately I was doing legs and back, not a great combination before a search. I jumped in my truck and headed back to North Vancouver. […]

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