Yearly Archives: 2014

Missing Rio Rancho Girl

On Saturday, November 1, 2014, Santa Fe Search and Rescue (SFSAR) was called out to support a mission for a missing 10 year old girl in the Rio Rancho area. The girl was reported missing from her home since sometime in late evening on the prior Wednesday. This was a multi-agency mission involving the Rio Rancho and Albuquerque Police Departments,

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Lost 64 year Old Hunter – Glorieta Baldy

On Wednesday, October 22, 2014, State Police received a report that a 64 year old hunter might be missing in the Santa Fe National Forest near the old Glorieta Baldy Fire Tower. Two members of the Incident Command staff went to the area and after interviewing the reporting party launched a search and rescue mission.

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Lost 13 Year Old Hunter

On October 12, 2014, a 13 year old youth became separated from his father while searching for a mule that had escaped their camp near San Antonio Mountain in the Carson National Forest of northern NM. At sunset, the youth realized he was lost and found shelter under brush for the night with temperatures in the low 20s.

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Missing Fisherman

Mission 14-07-11

On Friday evening, September 26, 2014, the family of a visiting 75 year old fly fisherman reported to State Police that he had failed to return from a day of fishing on the Red River north of Taos New Mexico. A search and rescue mission was authorized by State Police and resources were called out for Operational Period #1 at 11:45 pm.

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Mushroom Hunter Missing at Wilderness Gate

Mission: 14-01-12
Search for missing mushroom gatherer near the Santa Fe Ski Area

On Wednesday, July 30, 2014, an elderly couple became separated while mushroom hunting near the Winsor Trail/Aspen Peak area. The missing subject was discovered deceased on August 4, 2014. Santa Fe Search and Rescue provided searchers and incident management personnel for every operational period.

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