Coconino County Search And Rescue Seeing Increased Calls So Far This Year

Over the past several months, the number of people visiting the forested areas throughout Coconino County appears to have been on the rise based on the number of Search and Rescue calls received. Between January 1st and August 16th the Coconino County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Unit has been involved in 103 search and rescue […]

Coconino County Search And Rescue Teams Were Busy In A 24 Hour Period

Coconino County Search and Rescue teams responded to multiple incidents in a 24 hour period this week. Sheriff’s officials say were busy between Wednesday and Thursday morning. Crews conducted a rescue in West Clear Creek Canyon and rescued a stranded hiker in Sycamore Canyon Wednesday night, with help from Yavapai County crews. Then Thursday morning […]

Coconino County Search And Rescue Crews Have Had A Busy Month

Coconino County Search and Rescue members have been busy the past few weeks. On October 23rd, search members along with Summit Fire and Medical crews responded to an injured hiker on the Humphrey’s Peak Trail. They were assisted by Arizona Snowbowl personnel to tend to a 57-year-old California woman with a leg injury. She was […]