Missions Flown

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 »

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 »

Lost Snowmobiler gets “Special” Rescue

January 29, 2017 — Priest Lake, Idaho click here for video A snowmobiler who got lost in the mountains north of Priest Lake Idaho was found at 1:00 am Sunday morning cold but uninjured.   Priest Lake Search and Rescue units were called out late Saturday evening to search for the man after he was reported… Read more »

Injured Climber Rescued Near Sun Valley, ID

Ketchum, ID A woman was injured while climbing Devil’s Bedstead north of Sun Valley Idaho.  The woman reportedly fell more than 50 feet down the cliff face.  Two Bear Air Rescue received the call around 4:20 pm on Monday.  The team was already in Idaho helping with a search for a missing ATV rider near Lemhi, ID.  Two… Read more »

Two Bear Air Rescue Hits New Height

Mackay, Idaho — The crew from Two Bear Air Rescue went to new heights Wednesday morning to rescue a man suffering from hypothermia.  The rescue took place near the summit of Borah Peak which is Idaho’s highest at 12,667 feet above sea level.  The man used a satellite locator device to send a message that he needed help. … Read more »

Hikers Rescued

By SAM WILSON/Daily Inter Lake Two hikers were airlifted by emergency helicopters after suffering injuries on the Highline Trail in Glacier National Park in separate incidents over the weekend. The two women were treated for minor injuries at Kalispell Regional Medical Center and had been discharged as of Monday morning, according to hospital spokeswoman Allison… Read more »

Two Bear Air plucks injured skier off mountainside

Vince Devlin – Missoulian SEE VIDEO HERE LIBBY – A Troy woman on a backcountry ski trip was rescued by a helicopter over the weekend after falling and injuring herself in the Cabinet Mountain Wilderness. Undersheriff Brent Faulkner said Lincoln County Dispatch received a call at 1:45 p.m. Sunday from Ben Bernall of Troy, reporting… Read more »

Hoax Almost Turns Deadly

Missoula, MT  (Click here for video) A snowmobiler trying to rescue his buddies was severely injured after crashing through a steel road closure gate near Edith Peak. The man had called 911 earlier to report the avalanche after his friends had told him they were partially buried.  He did not have a good location of… Read more »

Young man and his dog…

  Watch video here A young man got a new experience…..along with his yellow lab.  The young man and his dog got lost in the mountains NW of Missoula, Montana.  Two Bear Air rescue was called in to help find the missing boy around 1 am.  The young man did the right thing by calling… Read more »