Our searchers spent the day combing the valleys around Vesper Peak in search of 28-year-old hiker Sam Sayers. We're staying here a second night and are out into the field early tomorrow again.
Our searchers are on their way to Snohomish County tonight to join this search tomorrow morning. https://www.kiro7.com/news/local/search-underway-for-missing-hiker-in-north-cascades/804695469
UPDATE: The father and son have been found and are safely out of the woods! About bedtime last night, our searchers were called to Mt. Washington in Mason County to search for a father and son pair of hikers who have been missing since yesterday afternoon. They searched throughout the night, most pushing 36 hours … Continue reading Mount Washington search for missing father & son
Thank you everyone who helped spread the information about a 63-year-old man missing in South Kitsap tonight. Our subject has been found safe and sound and is back with his family. Thank you all!
Several hot and sweaty mock searches later and our trainees celebrate the successful end of summer training with some well deserved barbecue and cooling off in Wildcat Lake. Excellent start to our training season! Remember, there's still time to sign up to join our October training season start! Check out http://www.kitsapesar.com for details.
Another summer, another class of trainees! We're spending our summer training out in the Wildcat Lake area, where trainees are learning various search types and techniques, maps and navigation, tool safety, and first aid and evacuation. Hard to tell yet whether this heat is better than the wet and cold of winter training!
Fifteen of our searchers spent the day near Shelton assisting Mason County in a search for a man who has been missing since early last week. https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=1715760235204893&id=146986528748946