Mountain Rescue

Washington: Tucson Border Patrol Agents Rescue Man from Cliff

Due to the cliffs and mountainous terrain, helicopters were not able to access the area so Border Patrol EMTs used ropes and a basket carrier to rescue the man and carry him to safety.

Posted Thursday, April 25, 2013

Yosemite Rescuers Pluck Climber from El Capitan

Weather forced crews to hike through snow and ice.

Posted Wednesday, October 24, 2012

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California Deputy Scales 300 Feet to Rescue Climber

Rippe moved quickly without any ropes to reach Bishop.

Posted Thursday, August 2, 2012

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Rangers Climb Mount Rainier to Bring Back Fallen Coworker

Climbing team hopes for a break in the weather to recover Hall’s body.

Posted Friday, June 22, 2012






 

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