Missing Kayaker presumed drowned


2021-06-23 15:43 PDT

File # 2021-4883

On Tuesday June 22, 2021, Wells RCMP were advised of a missing person who was last seen kayaking on the Bowron Lake Chain.

A 60-year old Alberta man failed to arrive at the Isaac Falls portage site, it is believed that the man missed the exit point and went over the Isaac Falls. It is presumed he may have drowned.

Park Rangers and Search and Rescue attended the remote location to search for the missing man.
SAR Swift Water Rescue attended the site and located the kayak and life jacket, however the search efforts for locating the man has been unsuccessful.

Released by

Cpl. Madonna Saunderson

District Advisory NCO (Media Relations)
North District
4020 5th Avenue, Prince George, BC V2M 7E7
Office: 250-561-3166
Cell: 250-301-3521

Email: madonna.saunderson@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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