About Search & Rescue

Founded in 1983 the Thirty six volunteer members are experienced in forest searches and water rescues. Provide support for the RCMP when requested. Resources include a command van, a Zodiac, all-terrain vehicles, snowmachines, electric generator and spot lights, tents, and small 4-wheel-drive vehicles.
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Team receives donation

Team receives donation

Over the last couple of years the the Indian Head Co-op and the Stephenville Lions Club Charity Program have made several donations to the team. This year was no exception as again these organizations donated $3000 towards the purchase of new medical equipment and rescue gear. In the past donations from these two groups have...
2018 Winner of the Snowmobile

2018 Winner of the Snowmobile

We would like to congratulate Debbie White of Cold Brook this years winner of the winners choice ATV/Snowmobile lottery. We would also like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for there continued support this and every year. Without your generosity we could not do the work we do.
Missing teen in the Port au Port area located

Missing teen in the Port au Port area located

At approximately 10:30 p.m. on November 1, 2018 Bay St. George RCMP received a report of a missing 16-year-old male resident of Port au Port East. The teen was last seen at 3:30 p.m that afternoon and was believed to have gone for a hike on the mountainous terrain near his residence. RCMP members, Police...
How we are activated.

How we are activated.

We are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week year round. But in a emergency Search and Rescue can only be activated by the RCMP or RNC. In the event or a emergency please contact 911 or your local emergency services number. The police will assess the situation and dispatch Search and Rescue...
2017 Snowmobile Winner

2017 Snowmobile Winner

We would like to congratulate Myra Bourgeois of Kippens. Myra was this years winner of a 2017 Arctic Cat Lynx snowmobile. We would like to take this time to thank everyone who helped out with selling tickets. But moreover we would like to thank everyone who bought tickets and in particular GNR Recreation. Without your...