Northern Nevada Search and Rescue Missions
Washoe, Douglas, Lyon, Story, Humbolt, Pershing, Churchill, Carson City, Lander, Eureka, Elko, White Pine, Mineral

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Updated: Monday, April 11, 2016

10 April 2016

Crashed ATVers in Red Rock Area.

10 April 2016

Body Recovery Northern Nevada

9 April 2016

Stuck vehicle Dog Valley Road.

30 Jan 2016

WCSar paged to respond to Mt. Rose Ski Resort to look for 2 lost out of bounds snowboarders below ski area. Skiers were located and lead down the mountain.

28 Jan 2016

Washoe SVU team called out to located body of missing fisherman in Pyramid lake. Using side scan sonar, victim was located and recovered in 90 feet of water.

25 Jan 2016

Washoe Search and rescue paged to search for two dirt bikers in teh Dog Valley area. Riders were part of RESMA.

They were out of gas and both subjects were located and extracted. Location of their motorcycles were noted and riders returned the next day to get them.

23 Jan 2016

Washoe Sar paged to assist in locating missing hiker east of Spartk. The subject has left earlier in the day to hike to Spanish Springs Peak and was to check in with his wife at a certain time. He lost cell reception and could not contact his wife. He self extracted and Sar team transported him to staging.

20 Jan 2016

Washoe Sar called to respond to Dog Valley where several vehicles were stuck in deep snow near Crystal Peak. Sar located and extracted all subjects. No injuries.

13 Jan 2016

Washoe Sar called out to extract stuck 4x4 at top of Peavine mountain. Subjects located and extracted with no incident.

2 Jan 2016

Washoe County Search and Rescue

Stuck 4x4 top of Peavine Mountain Reno.

Driver recovered with out incident.

31 December 2015.

Douglas County Search and Rescue

34 yo woman who had disappeared form Mont Bleu Resort in Stateline, Nev.

Found at Edgewood Golf Course Club House.

30 December 2015

Washoe County Search and Rescue

Local 50 yo skier in Sheep Flats , Incline Village. Disoriented.

Found by search teams. Reunited with her husband.