Coquitlam SAR members took time out from our regular training last Tuesday to spend an evening with the 2827 Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps British Columbia Regiment (DCO)
Trail safety tips for dog walkers. Everyone needs to be prepared, even for short, local trips!
A summary of all of the #SARElf posts from 2015 – Have a Happy Christmas and a safe new year!
A magical force has taken control of the Coquitlam Search and Rescue social media feeds for the holidays!
It appears that Prusik, An “Elf on the Shelf” has been posting every night, but instead of watching little girls and boys to make sure they are good, this elf has been posting about backcountry safety!
Every fall SAR teams throughout British Columbia see a small spike in rescues that can be directly attributed to the change in the season, and a set of related factors. Fall weather and shorter days mean challenges for hikers and other backcountry enthusiasts, and leave a smaller margin for error; a minor incident that results in slower travel in the summer, can mean a life …