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Tag Archives | Search and Rescue
A busy weekend for mountain rescue.
Tags: Search and Rescue
I looked down to see my ropes in space some 2-3m from the Dream ledge.
Two occupants of a light aircraft had to be rescued after their plane struck a 2km long zipline cable near Sun City/Pilanesberg (North West Province, South Africa).
If you (or your loved ones) enjoy being ‘Out There’ in the mountains, please consider supporting those who contribute their time to Search and Rescue.
An accident recently took place at Hogsback where a climber was injured after a bolt failed.
A woman in her 40s has been killed and another man injured, when they were trapped under a rockfall on Table Mountain.
A scribbled note left in a cave was the only clue hiker Mark Grobler, left before he disappeared in the Drakensberg Mountains.
Kieno, speaks to Merle Collins Western Cape Spokesperson at SAN Parks and Andre Van Schalkwyk Committee Member at Table Mountain Safety Action Group…
The Memorial Service for Ian Slatem is being held at the MCSA clubhouse on the 10th of January at 2pm.