North Shore Rescue leader Tim Jones dies on Mount Seymour
Over the years, Tim Jones helped save many lives on Mount Seymour.
Ultimately, the local search-and-rescue legend and paramedic would spend his final moments on its slopes.
North Shore Rescue has announced that their 57-year-old team leader died on Sunday (January 19).
"Tim passed away on the trail on Mt. Seymour after completing team business at our cabin," the search and rescue team said in a news release.
"We extend our deepest condolences to his family.
"We are very sad that [we] have lost our tenacious leader who has done so much for this team and our community."
Jones was an outspoken advocate of not charging lost and injured backcountry users for rescues.