To report an emergency requiring search
or rescue services, dial 9-1-1.

PCSAR does not charge for search and rescue services.

Ten Essential Items to Take into the Backcountry

    Map & compass
    Some type of shelter, e.g. tarp, space blanket or bivy sack
    Extra food
    Extra water
    Extra layers of warm and rainproof clothing
    Headlamp or flashlight
    Fire starting material
    Knife
    Sunblock and sunglasses
    First aid kit

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