Lost Hikers Found in Good Health

On Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at approximately 7:52 p.m., officers from the Manitoulin-Espanola Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), responded to a report of two hikers who had become lost on a hiking trail near Highway 540, in the Township of Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands, Ontario.

The Manitoulin-Espanola OPP, with the assistance of the OPP Emergency Response Team (ERT), and the Greater Sudbury Police Service Canine Unit, located the hikers approximately four hours after the report of them missing. 

Both of them were located in good health.