Missing kayakers from Paradise safely located near Burgeo

Burgeo, Newfoundland and Labrador – At approximately 9:00 a.m. on June 5, 2019, Burgeo RCMP received a report of two missing kayakers on Lloyd’s River. Family members reported having no communication with the man and woman, experienced kayakers from Paradise, since Monday evening around 10:00 p.m. The couple were equipped with ample equipment, including a tracking device, however, it was not working.

Search and Rescue
Search and Rescue

Search and rescue teams from Barachois Brook and Burgeo were deployed. The couple were located safely at approximately 4:10 p.m. on June 5, on Route 480, 10 kms off the highway on Buchan’s Road enroute back to their vehicle.

Bay St. George RCMP
NL RCMP



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