Update: North Shore Rescue has confirmed that two missing hikers are safe and coming down in the Grouse tram.
North Shore Rescue was called out to find lost hikers on Crown Mountain trail Monday night.
Rescue coordinator Mike Danks says they were not able to pin-back the lost hikers cell phone.
At the time they were missing, Danks said he was hoping the hikers didn’t go into crown pass.
“we have sent crews into the field and we will do our best to intercept them.”
Danks says they have two groups of four rescuers involved in the search.
” depending on if we are able to locate them quickly, that will be it for rescue volunteers, but if not, we will send other teams in from the Hanes valley side”
A male and female called RCMP just before 9pm, saying they were lost on Crown Mountain trail.