Prince George Search and Rescue

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The Prince George Search and Rescue Society (PGSAR) is a registered non-profit organization operating in and around the Prince George region. PGSAR is manned solely by volunteers who respond 24/7, all year round, in all types of weather conditions. Members are unpaid professionals highly trained in wilderness skills and technical rescue.  

We are tasked by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Coroner Service of British Columbia, and British Columbia Ambulance Service (BCAS) in a variety of search and rescue functions. As members of a provincial team, we are sometimes asked to assist in other areas of the province as well. 

How we are activated

Prince George Search and Rescue is activated by emergency services. If this is an emergency, please contact 9-11 and they will activate our team as needed.  

Please note there is no cost for search and rescue! You do not need to wait 24 hours to report someone as missing. The sooner they are reported, the sooner we can help! 

For non-emergency contact, please see the contact tab at the top of the webpage.  

PG SAR was honored to be able to take part in the Heroes night with the PG Cougars. To all the Heroes thank you for what you do. ... See MoreSee Less

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2 members of our team are at a weekend conference/workshop with members from all 80 teams around the province. This weekend will have all the teams discussing the present and future of SAR in BC. ... See MoreSee Less

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Prince George SAR’s members-in-training were out in force today, honing their navigation skills! ... See MoreSee Less

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Several of our team members double as instructors teaching kids to be safe in the outdoors. It is never too early to be AdventureSmart. ... See MoreSee Less

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