100% Volunteer-Run
Technical Rescue
For Chilliwack And
Surrounding Area
Providing 24/7/365
Life-Saving Services

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Become A Volunteer

Our Team recruits Members-In-Training (MITs) once every year or two.

Resources To Help You Stay Safe

Trip Planner

This web form is an easy-to-use tool that may provide rescuers with the ability to assess, locate and perform a rescue with safety in mind for everyone involved.

Current River Levels

You can see water level trends over time and explore likely water levels for the time of year you’ll be visiting.

Water Safety Tips

16 safety tips to help you stay safe when recreating near or in the water. Waterways can be dangerous, so it’s best to be aware and play it safe.

Hiking Safety Tips

Here are some hiking tips that will increase the fun and safety of your next hike, as well as some great nearby trails.

Avalanche Forecasts

Preparing to go out during winter means you must prepare for the risk of avalanches. Make sure you check the forecast before you go.

Ten Essentials – A Systems Approach

Answer two basic questions: First, can you respond positively to an accident or emergency? Second, can you safely spend a night—or more—out?

The measure of life is not its duration but its donation.

Chilliwack Search and Rescue relies on community support

Each year millions of people recreate in Chilliwack and surrounding communities. They hike, mountaineer, mountain bike, climb, back-country ski, snowshoe, camp, ATV and hunt in the North Cascade Mountains; fish kayak and raft the Fraser and Chilliwack Rivers; sail, swim and boat Cultus and Chilliwack Lakes; and, fly, hang glide and paraglide above Chilliwack.


Stay updated on local occurrences, and trends.

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