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21 February 2014

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17 January 2014

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25 March 2013

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23 March 2013

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Volunteer form

19 March 2010

Applications are accepted year round, with the selection occurring in the fall. Click here to download a PDF of the volunteer application form

Plan your outdoor adventure

09 March 2010

Are you planning an adventure in the backcountry? Trip Planner by AdventureSmart This downloadable PDF form created by AdventureSmart.ca contains all the information you need to leave wiht a responsible person at home, as well as a list of equipment and supplies you need to take to survive a night lost in the outdoors. 10 […]

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Are You Prepared?

Special Avalanche warning | Special Public Avalanche Warning: Yukon March 21

Posted on 22 March 2014

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Courses

Rope Rescue Team

Posted on 16 November 2009

Members of the Rope Rescue team complete a Justice Institute (JI) 24 hour Rope Rescue Team Members course. When the training course is completed each member must complete 20 hours of training and maintain a training log book. Once the members have completed their 20 hours of training they are eligible to enroll in the […]

Events

N.I.T.R.O. 2011

N.I.T.R.O. 2011

Posted on 02 August 2011

Terrace Search and Rescue is proud to be hosting this year’s N.I.T.R.O. Join Terrace SAR and other rope rescue enthusiast for a weekend of rope rescue scenarios and training. Date: September 9 – 11, 2011 Location: Northwestern BC More info to be announced closer to event date. Contact: Dwayne Sheppard 250-615-6968   dsheppard@citywest.ca Highlights include: • […]

Fundraising

SAR group receives assistance from credit union

Posted on 26 October 2012

October 26, 2012 WHEN people get lost in the area, it’s the Terrace Search and Rescue organization that invariably gets the call. The work the volunteers do, says Northern Savings Credit Union chair Nirmal Parmar, in announcing a donation to the group, is all important. The donation is for $1,150 and was one of 13 […]

Links

Avalanche bulletins

Posted on 09 March 2010

For the latest news on avalanche conditions around British Columbia, please visit the Canadian Avalanche Centre website

Media

Search and Rescue volunteers hone skills

Posted on 22 February 2011

Published by the Terrace Standard. click here to view the online article. Published: February 19, 2011 6:00 AM Updated: February 19, 2011 6:57 AM MEMBERS of Terrace Search and Rescue spent a recent weekend earning avalanche rescue skills and techniques. The Organized Avalanche Response Team Member course provides participants with the skills necessary to safely […]

Members Forms

Volunteer form

Posted on 19 March 2010

Applications are accepted year round, with the selection occurring in the fall. Click here to download a PDF of the volunteer application form

Rescues

Search continues for missing mushroom pickers

Posted on 27 September 2013

Friday, September 27, 2013 CLOSE TO 50 volunteers and trained search and rescue volunteers are heading out today east of Terrace to look for two mushroom pickers missing since Sunday. To continue reading this story, click on the link to this PDF article: Search rescue Terrace BC Skeena mushroom pickers

SAR Tasks

Teen hiker rescued

Posted on 03 June 2013

June 3, 2013 TERRACE SEARCH and Rescue undertook a dangerous rescue of a teen hiker who had fallen down Thornhill Mountain while hiking with friends May 21. After clearing an area on the hillside and assessing the landing area, search and rescue decided everyone would have to be evacuated by a “toe-in” method, said search […]

Training

Beyond Cold Water Boot Camp

Beyond Cold Water Boot Camp

Posted on 02 December 2011

Members of Terrace Search and Rescue Water rescue Team recently took part in a hypothermia workshop called “Beyond Cold Water Boot Camp”.  The workshop was hosted by the Canadian Safe Boating Council and British Columbia Lifesaving Society and presented by (aka Dr. Popsicle) a professor from the University of Manitoba “ Dr. principle of” is […]