Our rescue team responds to approximately 40 missions each year. In addition, the team conducts wilderness safety courses for children, recruits new members very other year and hosts a challenging 5K and 10K Run for Rescue fundraising event. Visit the Commander's Corner to find out about the latest team activities.
Wilderness, by its very nature, has risks. The best way to prevent accidents and mishaps on ANY trip is to prepare before you head out. Check out some tips to remember when planning your trip as well as some things to keep in mind while on the trail.
Run For Rescue
The West Valley Search and Rescue team relies almost entirely on the generous donations from our corporate and individual sponsors as well as the annual Run for Rescue 5K and 10K race. The funds purchase medical supplies, ropes and rope systems components, radios and other life saving equipment. To learn how you can help.....