2 April 2017 at 0647 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a group of 4 individuals who became lost while hiking. The individuals were located by the SAR ground team and escorted out to safety. No injuries to report with this incident.