Kayaker rescues man stranded on Howe Sound for four days

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    David Ray
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    “The lone kayaker that finally spotted the individual [who] had all the right tools (VHF and GPS) to call in for help with exact coordinates gets to go home an everyday hero on the water tonight.”  Article here.

     

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    Sarka Lhotak

    ..which means he was stranded for no more than 48 hours but through the vicious storm on Monday night.

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    Sarka Lhotak

    Karen and I saw this guy sleeping on the shore next to his canoe on Sunday morning around 8:30 on our way to Tantalus landing. An hour later on the way back we stopped by again, he was awake and we had a chat with him. He said he wanted to spend a few days on the Sound and that he would be checking with somebody about his whereabouts. Good thing you saved him, Steve.

    #19407
    Nick Heath

    Local hero!! (Steve – not the other fella).

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    Thom Kline

    Good for you Steve! A reminder to us all, be prepared!!

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    Allan Edwin

    Well done Steve!

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