Monthly Archives: April 2018

Lost Hikers Near Santa Fe Ski Basin

On March 21st, 2017, at 9:00 pm, a Search and Rescue Mission was initiated to locate and assist three out of state hikers who reportedly began their day hike on the Borrego Trail below the Santa Fe Ski Area. A short cell phone contact was accomplished by the Incident Management Team where the subjects reported information establishing clues to where they might be and concerning information about how ill prepared they were for the night time temperatures on the mountain.

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Missing Snow Boarder – Taos Ski Valley

At 9:00pm on February 14th, 2017, a Mission was initiated to find a male snow boarder at the Taos Ski Valley who had failed to pick up his children at the ┬áSki School at day’s end and was determined to be missing. The resort Ski Patrol with additional personnel, had swept the slopes during normal closing operation with no sign of the missing snow boarder.

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Hamilton Mesa Medical Emergency

On May 30th, 2017, State Police reported that a 68 year old male who had hiked into the Hamilton Mesa area on the Pecos River with two family members for a camping and fishing outing required medical assistance and extraction from the area. After arriving at their camp site, the subject became ill and extremely fatigued and unable to perform any normal activity.

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