North Shore Rescue

A volunteer community-based search and rescue team providing an important life-saving service to the public, 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

24/7 - 365

Our volunteer, community-based team is always available

50+ years

One of the oldest search and rescue teams in Canada, est. 1965

~130 calls/year

Search and rescue operations are one the rise

40+ volunteers

Skilled in search and rescue operations in mountain, canyon and urban settings

  • HEADING OUT? BE PREPARED

    In an attempt to reduce incidents, the North Shore Rescue team places emphasis on public education. Team members volunteer their time to provide talks to schools, hiking clubs, and community groups.

    EDUCATION
  • HERE WHEN YOU NEED US

    North Shore Rescue offers a variety of search and rescue services – the main ones being; mountain search and rescue; helicopter rescue; urban search and rescue; public education; and civil emergency response. There is no charge for these services of the team.

    SERVICES

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North Shore Alpine Forecast

Monday October 15, 2018 at 09:06 AM UTC
Today

Sunny

Precipitation: Nil.

Alpine temperature: High 16 °C.

Ridge wind light to 15 km/h.

Freezing level: 3800 metres.

Tuesday

Sunny

Precipitation: Nil.

Alpine temperature: High 18 °C.

Light ridge wind.

Freezing level: 3900 metres.

Wednesday

Sunny with cloudy periods.

Precipitation: Nil.

Alpine temperature: Low 15 °C, High 17 °C.

Ridge wind light to 25 km/h.

Freezing level: 3900 metres.

Thursday

A mix of sun and cloud.

Precipitation: Nil.

Alpine temperature: Low 12 °C, High 16 °C.

Mostly light ridge wind occasionally gusting to 30 km/h.

Freezing level: 3800 metres.

Friday

A mix of sun and cloud.

Precipitation: Nil.

Alpine temperature: Low 11 °C, High 14 °C.

Ridge wind light to 20 km/h.

Freezing level: 4100 metres.