A snowmobiler from Goose Bay was found safe at a cabin after he was reporting missing.

RCMP in Happy Valley-Goose Bay received a report on March 13 that a 62-year-old man was overdue from a hunting trip.

Police and search and rescue crews from Rigolet and Happy Valley-Goose Bay started a search for the man.

An RCMP aircraft spotted the man at a cabin in the Double Mer area on March 14.

Ground crews made contact with the snowmobiler a short time later, finding him in good health.

He said he had experienced mechanical problems with his machine and had been staying at the cabin for more than a week.