An injured snowmobiler needed to be airlifted from the Elk Valley backcountry Wednesday.
A pair of snowmobilers were sledding near Barnes Peak east of Fernie when a rider was injured and unable to continue.
Search and Rescue was called around 12:38 pm to help the local woman who had rolled her sled.
Its believed the woman broke her shoulder after the sled fell on her.
Crews were deployed with a helicopter where the sledder was stabilized and transported to hospital.
(Picture from Fernie Search and Rescue / Facebook)