OUR MISSION

Incorporated in 1948, Seattle Mountain Rescue is a volunteer organization of seasoned alpinists dedicated to saving lives through search, rescue, and mountain safety education. It specializes in mountainous terrain searches and high angle rescues, primarily in King County, Washington. It is a fully-accredited member of the Mountain Rescue Association and the King County Search and Rescue Association.

LATEST FROM FACEBOOK

Today, we had our second weekend of rigging for rescue training. While practicing rescuing our inflatable friend, COD, we were called out to assist an actual injured hiker above Kamikaze Falls. We sent a small team to the mission to do the technical portions of the rescue and then worked with King County Explorer Search and Rescue on the litter evacuation, while the rest of our unit continued training. ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Pól Ó Liongsigh, Degerlund Cutter and 23 others like this

Michelle GraceYou are all superheroes disguised as ordinary humans. Thank you for what you do.7 days ago   ·  2
Brian OlmstedNemo! Remember when it was an orca whale Graham Banfield?1 week ago   ·  1
Ken BarrettKilling the game err day.1 week ago

Comment on Facebook

Last weekend and this upcoming one, we are doing our annual rigging for rescue training. At the training, we review steep angle, high angle, and tracking line rescues. We are also starting to experiment more with CMC Rescue Inc.'s MPDs and the vortex to continue integrating them into our rescues.

Thanks to Marta Bras for capturing the weekend!
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook
0
DAYS A YEAR
0
MISSIONS IN 2014
0
FIELD MEMBERS