Tech training

  07/21/12 Ascending and descending vertical rope, converting to and from a rappel.  Class was done on a nice shady wall in Little Egypt.  If you didn’t make it you missed a fun day on rope, lots of tips and tricks were discussed.  Victor’s fun fact #27 is something we all should remember.  If you’re […]

Coordinators surprise training

06/23/12 We were given a callout at the hut where we had to interview the reporting party and formulate a plan, execute and complete the mission start to finish.  Today was an overdue fisherman.  Medical complications of diabetic, and alcoholism.  Located car, tracked and then rescued victim from sandbar in river with a swing and […]

Buttermilk Search/Training

On Saturday, Gary, Mike, Justin, Paul and Julia left the Posse Hut at about 9AM to resume the search for a camper and hiker who has been missing since July.  The proposed search focus was in the western edge of the Buttermilk area,north of the Piute Crags and at the headwaters of Birch Creek.   Unfortunately, we […]

Training Day in Mammoth Lakes

Training today, warming wall Mammoth. Practiced and discussed patient assessment and need to complete full assessments. Talked thru scenarios and past missions to demonstrate how a good standard of care can be applied in unusual circumstances. Was very helpful to me and makes me look forward to future discussions and opinions. Today or technical training […]

Klondike Training

Great day today, we trained at Klondike Lake, with our Zodiak rescue boat. FYI we were unsuccessful in flipping it, not for lack of trying! It was just an introduction for most members and a reason for us to get out the Bar-B-Q’s the Sheriff’s dept supplied and cooked tri-tip and chicken… Thanks guys! Thanks […]