Providing search and rescue services to Chaffee County's backcountry.

Our Mission

Chaffee County Search and Rescue-North is a non-profit, all volunteer organization operating under the direction of the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office. Our mission is to provide search and rescue services, as well as outdoor safety education, at no cost to the public.

Backcountry Hiking Tips

We want you to have a safe and enjoyable trip into Colorado’s backcountry.

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Ensure Colorado’s search and rescue
teams are reimbursed for your rescue.

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We are a 501(c)(3) organization, and all
donations are tax deductible.

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Donate to our 2016 Vehicle Replacement fund raiser today!

Ongoing Search for Mission Hiker

On 10/08/17 at approximately 2am the Chaffee County Sheriff Communication Center received a call of a possible missing hiker on Mount Missouri, which is a fourteen thousand foot peak in northern Chaffee County

ATV Accident Near St. Elmo

On July 30th at 1725 hours the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office received a call of an ATV accident on FS Road 295, which is in the St Elmo area. Deputies from the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office and Chaffee County EMS responded to the accident.

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Ensure Colorado's search and rescue teams are reimbursed for your rescue.
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Donate to CCSARN

We are a 501(c)(3) organization, and all
donations are tax deductible.

Donate to CCSARN

Interested in joining?