Bear added he was “strong as a lion, dependable, kind to everyone, humble, super skilled, and loyal to the end”.
“A true friend to many,” the adventurer added. “He will never be forgotten.
“And his example of how to live, will be with us forever.
“We are all heartbroken. #RIP my friend – forever in our hearts. @ross_bowyer @stani_greenway @megan_hine @yomp.”