Couple spends chilly night stranded in Gatineau Park

If I had been a bit more active over the Christmas Holidays one of the things I would of mentioned with you was the two major snowstorms that occurred….  It seems that one couple headed out to do some snowshoeing and got into trouble….  As it turns out  Amateur Radio played a small part in this as the searchers were from Global 1 SAR which is a local Search and Rescue Group.  This group has many Amateur Radio Operators in their ranks as they understand the need for good communications in the field…

Please follow the link to the story in the Ottawa Citizen on this news item…

Couple spends chilly night stranded in Gatineau Park.

Thanks to the Ottawa Citizen for allowing us to share it with you…

73bob

Thanks to VA3BIT for giving me the link to the Citizen Story

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