Banff National Park, Canada: Skier missing after falling in crevasse at Wapta Icefield

Posted on March 18, 2013 • Filed under: Canada, Tourist Missing reported that blizzard conditions this weekend kept searchers from looking for a skier who fell in a crevasse in Western Canada’s Wapta Icefield, authorities said. The unidentified British Columbia man was with two companions when he fell in the opening Tuesday night near Lake Louise, the Calgary Herald reported Sunday. Bad weather and the risk of avalanche kept rescuers from reaching the accident scene until Friday. Read Article

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