North Shore Rescue

B.C. Hikers Missing Since Christmas Day Have Little Food, Water

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.27.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The two hikers embarked on a Christmas Day hike on Cypress Mountain but have not been heard from since.

B.C. Skiers Rescued After Being Caught In Avalanche Overnight

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.14.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"I'm sure it was a miserable night.''

5 Lessons In Managing Negative Publicity

Mary Charleson | Posted 03.29.2017 | Canada Business
Mary Charleson

Somebody at Coors Light had a horrible, no good, very bad day last week. Several people at Rethink, a well respected Vancouver advertising agency responsible for the #BraveTheCold campaign, also likely had a sleepless night trying to put the breaks on creative that was set to launch that week, after negative publicity threatened to take over. And that doesn't even credit the hundreds of thousands spent on scripting, casting, filming and editing in the first place that became unusable. Ouch.

7 Hikers Stranded Near Cypress Mountain

CP | The Canadian Press/HuffPost B.C. | Posted 01.09.2017 | Canada British Columbia

One person is in medical distress.

First Date Gone Wrong Ends In B.C. Mountain Rescue

CBC | Posted 10.04.2016 | Canada British Columbia


Fraser The Dog Had A Really Rough Day. Rescuers Gave Him A Hand.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 07.04.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The use of a helicopter was donated for free by the owner.

Missing Cargo Plane Pilots Found Dead In B.C.

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.14.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The twin-engine aircraft went down on Monday morning.

Beer Created In Honour Of B.C. Search And Rescue Pioneer

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. brewery has created a new beer in honour of a well-known search and rescue pioneer. All proceeds from the Tim Jones Shredder Golden Ale, mad...

New B.C. Housing Development Gives Back To North Shore Rescue

Nic Paolella | Posted 11.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Nic Paolella

Marcon will be making a substantial donation to North Shore Rescue in a new program which pairs condo buyers with charitable giving. A portion of every home sold in Marcon's latest project in Lynn Valley called Mill House will go towards a larger corporate donation to the Tim Jones Legacy Fund.

North Shore Rescue Robbed Of MORE Valuable Gear

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.15.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - For the fourth time in two weeks, and the second time in a single location, vandals have robbed a cache used by Vancouver's North Shore Re...

North Shore Rescue Robbed Of Life-Saving Gear

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

NORTH VANCOUVER, B.C. - A Vancouver-based business is stepping up to assist North Shore Rescue recover from the vandalism and looting of two caches of...

Tim Jones Legacy Fund Doubled

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

NORTH VANCOUVER, B.C. - A West Vancouver-based charity is helping to turn a dream of long-time North Shore Rescue leader Tim Jones into reality.The Ch...

Mt. Seymour 2nd Peak Named After Jones?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A group of Lower Mainland residents are rallying behind a proposal to name Mount Seymour's second peak after fallen North Shore Rescue leader Tim Jone...

2nd Memorial Fund Concerns North Shore Rescue

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Donations have poured in to a memorial fund set up by North Shore Rescue in the difficult days after the death of its team leader Tim Jone...

North Shore Leader's Memorial Draws Thousands

The Canadian Press | Steven Chua | Posted 01.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

North Vancouver — One of the best memories Tim Jones's son had of his father, the tireless leader of the volunteer-run North Shore Search and Rescue...

Parade Will Lead Rescue Leader's Memorial

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A memorial for beloved North Shore Rescue leader Tim Jones will be held this Saturday. According to the North Shore Rescue website, there will be a...

Veteran Search And Rescue Leader Dies

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Tim Jones, the veteran leader of North Shore Rescue (NSR), died suddenly on Sunday evening on Mount Seymour, one of the mountains where he led countle...

New Aerial Video Posted For Tom Billings Search

CBC | Posted 03.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The ground and air search for missing British tourist Tom Billings has been suspended, but the search for clues into his disappearance continues onlin...

More Videos Posted

CBC | Posted 03.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Rescue crews have posted three more videos — shot from helicopter on Dec. 28 over B.C.'s Grouse Mountain and Lynn Valley — in an effort to fi...

Possible Sighting Of Missing U.K. Tourist

CBC | Posted 02.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Search and rescue crews are once again combing B.C.'s North Shore mountains today after two women contacted RCMP about a possible sighting of missing ...

Videos Posted To Help Find Missing Tourist

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Crews searching for a British tourist missing in B.C. have posted online videos of mountains in North Vancouver, hoping the public may spo...

Search For Missing Tourist Resumes

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The search for a young British backpacker who went missing in Vancouver one month ago has resumed.North Shore Rescue says crews have gone ...

WATCH: Hikers Swing To Safety

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A pair of North Shore hikers had to make like Tarzan and swing to safety on Tuesday afternoon after veering onto a trail that was more difficult than ...

Hikers Rescued In 'Heinous' Conditions

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

NORTH VANCOUVER, B.C. - When veteran backcountry experts describe conditions as "heinous," the average weekend hiker probably wants to stay well clear...

B.C. Search And Rescue Not Sustainable, Official Warns

CBC | Posted 10.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The province needs a new model for search and rescue because the current volunteer system is not sustainable, a prominent B.C. search leader warns. ...