RCMP say they've recovered the body of a man who went missing after swimming in the Bow River near the Siksika Reserve in southwest Alberta.

Alfred Clinton McMaster, 61, was last seen by friends when he went for a swim, according to police. He was reported missing to RCMP in Gleichen at around 2:40 p.m. on Friday. 

A medical exam is pending with the Calgary Medical Examiner's Office. RCMP said no further information would be provided until the exam is complete.