Cornice Falls Injuring Students

Bigfork, MT January 23, 2017 A Bigfork School snowshoeing trip took a turn for the worse when a cornice collapsed injuring two students.  The students were on a field trip near the continental divide when the accident happened.  Two Bear Air Rescue responded to the area and inserted a Paramedic and EMT.  The crew stabilized… Read more »

Rescue Specialist Mike Goguen rides up with "victim" in mock scenario. Two Week Annual Training Completed

Kalispell, Montana – May 18, 2017 Jim Pierce The Two Bear Air Rescue crew finished up their annual two week training on Thursday.   Every year the crew from Two Bear Air Rescue joins other SAR agencies in mock drills and intensive scenarios designed to simulate real emergencies.  This year’s focus was on Night Water… Read more »

Snowmobiler Buried by Avalanche

McCall, Idaho – February 11, 2017 see video here A Snowmobiler was just enjoying the sunny day when he suddenly found himself being swept down the mountain in an avalanche.  The man had parked on the top of a ridge with some other snowmobilers and the cornice broke away taking the man down the slope. … Read more »