A search for a missing snowmobiler ended in success on Saturday.
Castlegar RCMP got word of a snowmobiler separated from his friend while out sledding in the Goose Creek area near Castlegar.
The sledders were separated around 2:30 p.m. that day and attempts to locate the missing rider were unsuccessful.
Castlegar Search and Rescue began a search along with local sledders familiar with the region.
At 10:40 p.m. the SAR team made voice contact with the sledder, a 30-year-old local man, and he was located just after 11 p.m. uninjured and in good health.