Climber Falls During Alpine Mentors–AAC Pacific Northwest Program in Waddington Range, British Columbia

BRITISH COLUMBIA, JULY 28—At approximately 3:00 p.m. PT on Sunday, July 18, a climber associated with the Alpine Mentors–AAC Pacific Northwest Program fell while ascending Serra 2 in the Waddington Range of British Columbia.

Local rescue teams, military, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, and Global Rescue have all been notified and are involved. Royal Canadian Mounted Police is on scene. The remaining two members of the team have safely descended.

Alpine Mentors–AAC Pacific Northwest Program is currently contacting family members of those involved. Additional information will be provided when it becomes available.

UPDATE 07/29/2016: Read the full press release here.