Providing search and rescue services to Chaffee County's backcountry.
A 30 year old Fairplay man was flown by helicopter from the scene of a dirt bike crash in the Four Mile Area Saturday evening.
Two snowmobilers were assisted by rescue personnel after they were stranded overnight on Cottonwood Pass.
Two hikers emerged exhausted but unscathed Sunday after surviving an unplanned overnight bivouac on La Plata Peak.
2014 was even busier than 2013 for CCSAR-N. The year started out with two very serious winter mountaineering incidents.
When someone’s saved your life, finding an adequate thank-you isn’t easy. Brandon Simmons found himself in just such a dilemma last January when he regained consciousness in the hospital after surviving a horrific fall on Mount Princeton. He owed his life to Chaffee County Search and Rescue-North, who launched a successful mission to save Simmons and his two hiking partners