Community'S ARCHIVE

  • I’ve been thinking a lot about human factors during considerable avalanche hazard.  There is a reason most accidents occur during this hazard rating: considerable hazard can be hidden from view and it is insidious. As most people are aware, the snowpack in the South Coast Range is currently in a classic considerable hazard scenario: low-probability […]

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  • Every November 11, members of North Shore Rescue join our fellow emergency responders at the North Vancouver Cenotaph to honour and remember the members of our armed forces who gave their lives for our country. We are proud to be able to attend this important, and very powerful ceremony. As part of our attendance, NSR provides […]

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  • On Friday morning, after completing a media event introducing a new piece of life-saving equipment, we received a very special visit from Rick Robinson. Rick was dropping off a picture he had taken and had framed, to thank us for assisting in saving his life late last year. Rick took this photo of Crown Mountain, […]

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  • Calling for nominations! Nominations from the public will be accepted with the deadline of January 22nd, 2016. If you know someone who has made a difference on the North Shore, be it in their career, as a volunteer or in any other capacity, please submit a nomination today! The Tim Jones Community Achievement Award, co-presented by VIMFF and […]

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  • Today, Mark Teasdale and Nina Ferentinos, along with their son Carsen presented NSR with a donation for $600 and a Nikon Coolpix P900 super zoom camera on behalf of their company, Unique Real Estate Accommodations Inc. They came straight from the company Christmas Party, thus the festive attire. The Nikon P900 is new technology which boasts 83x optical […]

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