Keremeos SAR Group Closes Due to Lack of Volunteers

Keremeos SAR Group Closes Due to Lack of Volunteers

The last two remaining members of the Keremeos ground search and rescue group have made the very difficult decision to close the group down. Rose Koehler and Darrell Taylor, a husband and wife team that had been involved with Keremeos SAR since its restart in 2009,...
2021 John MacGregor Memorial Award

2021 John MacGregor Memorial Award

Central Fraser Valley Search and Rescue (CFVSAR) has been awarded the 2021 John MacGregor Memorial Award for the extraordinary effort it took to save over 200 lives during the November, 2021 atmospheric storm event that flooded much of the central Fraser valley. The...
AdventureSmart Winter 2021-22 Job Opportunity

AdventureSmart Winter 2021-22 Job Opportunity

BC AdventureSmart is excited to be hiring for the winter 2021-22 season, based in Revelstoke, B.C. Working with another BC AdventureSmart outreach educator, the Team will increase awareness about outdoor safety, personal preparedness and incident prevention. This...
Labour Day Long Weekend

Labour Day Long Weekend

Date: September 3 – 6, 2021 Contact: Sandra Riches, Executive Director, BC AdventureSmart 604-671-2241 Media inquiries welcome. This Labour Day long weekend . . .  If you could prevent an injury, would you? If you could prevent getting lost, would you? If...
No Charge for Rescue Videos Released

No Charge for Rescue Videos Released

The British Columbia Search and Rescue Association (BCSARA) wants to remind everyone that at no time is anyone who is lost or injured in BC’s outdoors ever charged for the cost of the search or rescue when you call 911 and with that in mind BCSARA has released several...