6/21/20 Mission on Ellingwood

At approximately 1300 on 6/21 AVSAR was paged out for an injured climber, who had fallen over 100ft down a snow field in the attempt to summit Ellingwood Point via the South Zapata Approach. TheContinue reading

5/14/20 Duck Lake Mission

In the morning of 5/14, AVSAR was contacted by Conejos County Agencies requesting assistance for a mutual aid search in Conejos County, AVSAR pages the team and responded along with Alamosa County Undersheriff Shawn WoodsContinue reading

Missions from 2018

September 15 2018 AVSAR Responds to Mutual Aid Request from Saguache County SAR At 0900hrs AVSAR personnel was contacted by Dispatch in regards to a Mutual Aid Request from Saguache County SAR. They had anContinue reading

Missions from 2017

November 5, 2017: On November 5, 2017, at 1315 hours AVSAR Leadership was contacted by Deputy Chris Lavery advising that Costilla County Sheriff’s Office was asking for assistance in the search of a missing hunterContinue reading

Missions from 2016

October 2, 2016 
At approximately 2025 hours on October 2, 2016, AVSAR Leadership was contacted by Deputy Chris Lavery regarding a call he received from a third party.  They advised they were descending Mt. BlancaContinue reading

Missions from 2008-2015

November 7, 2015 At 1211 hours on November 7, 2015, AVSAR Leadership was contacted by Corporal Jason Chacon of the Alamosa County Sheriff’s Office concerning a missing hunter in the Lake Como area. Her sonContinue reading