Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Search Continues for Two Men Missing on B.C.'S North Shore Mountains

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Search Continues for Two Men Missing on B.C.'S North Shore Mountains

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Two hikers missing on B.C.'s North Shore mountains

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VANCOUVER - North Shore Rescue says the search for two men who have gone missing while snowshoeing near Cypress Mountain is particularly challenging because crews don't know what route they took.

West Vancouver police confirmed that a vehicle belonging to 43-year-old Tin Hou Lee was found in a parking area at the mountain on Sunday evening.

Rescue crews began their search for Lee and 64-year-old Chun Sek Lam, who was known to be with him, on Monday morning.

North Shore Rescue spokesman Mike Danks says the search was called off for the night and will resume Wednesday morning.

He says weather conditions have limited the search with many areas that hikers typically fall into being inaccessible to crews because of the avalanche risk. …

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