Boo update – Kicking Horse Mountain Resort

Boo the Grizzly Bear outside refuge perimeter.

  • Jun. 13, 2011 9:00 a.m.

Golden BC: On Monday, June 13th at approximately 9:30am Kicking Horse Mountain Resort personnel sighted Boo the Grizzly Bear outside of his refuge perimeter. Morning perimeter checks discovered an excavation under the fence.


Boo is presently outside of his refuge and was last seen to the north of his refuge within the ski area trails. Kicking Horse Mountain Resort personnel re-activated the planned protocol for this situation and working in close cooperation with the Golden RCMP, BC Conservation Officers and the Ministry of Environment.


“Search teams have been re-engaged in the same recovery plan. Public safety and communication continue to be a top priority. Further messages will be provided as information regarding the location aspect of the plan is undertaken,” states Steve Paccagnan, President and CEO of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort.