Get to Know SAR Volunteer Doug VanHouten

In this week's blog we chat with SAR Volunteer Doug VanHouten. You want to see what committed looks like? Look no further. Doug joined the TCSAR team in 2015 and has volunteered for the TCISAR (Teton County, Idaho) team for over 10 years. He now runs operations for the Idaho team. And somehow he manages to have 2 jobs, a fantastic wife, 5 pets and a slew of outdoor hobbies. Read on to learn more about him!

Join TCSAR for Winter Trails Day on Saturday, February 4th

Join TCSAR for Winter Trails Day on Saturday, February 4th! Our volunteers will be at the top of Teton Pass and at Coal Creek with snacks and batteries for your transceivers. This annual event is organized by many community organizations collaborating to increase awareness of winter activities while developing positive trail interactions by a range of trail users.

TCSAR recognized as elite international team with induction into International Commission for Alpine Rescue


Teton County Search and Rescue is recognized as elite international SAR team with induction into the International Commission for Alpine Rescue.

On October 22, 2016 Teton County Search and Rescue (TCSAR) was inducted as a new member into the prestigious International Commission for Alpine Rescue (ICAR). 

TCSAR team members Tim Ciocarlan and Cody Lockhart attended the Annual Assembly of Delegates in Bulgaria in October to participate in the annual 3 day conference and to represent the TCSAR team in attempt to become an official ICAR member during the assembly.