A major search-and-rescue operation is still underway Wednesday after three people fell from one of the pools atop Shannon Falls, south of Squamish, on Tuesday.
RCMP said the three people were with a group of friends when they slipped out of the water and fell into a pool 30 metres below.
WATCH: Search for missing hikers
Landon James with Squamish Search and Rescue said they have done a few helicopter flights in the area and there is a “rope-rescue team that is descending one of the slopes into one of the pools to have a look to see if there are spots we can’t see very well.”
Lions Bay Search and Rescue has also been called in to assist.
The area, which is popular with hikers, has been closed off to the public.
— With files from Ted Chernecki