Seattle Mountain Rescue needs your help to purchase a new rescue truck so their volunteer can get life saving equipment to injured and lost hikers and climbers!
Exploration of the beautiful peaks and valleys of the Pacific Northwest doesn’t come without risk. On average the King County Sheriff calls upon the free volunteer services of Seattle Mountain Rescue 125 times a year to help get injured, lost hikers, and climbers home.
We are a 100% volunteer group (funded by just donations and grants) of 70 seasoned alpinists dedicated to saving lives through search, rescue, and mountain safety education
- Truck with 4X4 capabilities
- Appropriate clearance and weight capacity
- Waterproof gear storage container
- Radio equipment
- Scene Lighting
Beyond our rescue truck campaign your donations support all functions of the volunteer team including:
- Specialized Rescue Equipment
- Fuel and Vehicle maintenance
- Rigging and Avalanche training
- Advance Medical Training
- Critical Stress and Mental Health Training
- Mountain Safety Education
Seattle Mountain Rescue is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization run by dedicated, highly trained volunteers. We do not charge for our services, nor do we receive tax dollars. All of our operational expenses are paid for by donations. Seattle Mountain Rescue is registered as a 501c(3) under “Mountain Rescue Council” with EIN 91-6049880.