Happy New Year!

Wishing you all a safe and happy 2016. Remember to pack the ten essentials when you and your loved ones explore the outdoors this holiday season.

Who We Are

The Central Fraser Valley Search and Rescue Society is comprised of dedicated individuals intent on providing unparalleled community service when called upon by local or provincial agencies. The diversity of the personnel is matched only by the various tasks in which the team participates and can range from search and rescue to fundraising and community events. You can find out more about us by clicking here.

Going Hiking? Carry the 10 Essentials

Anybody exploring the outdoors should carry the ten essentials at ALL times. Why? Because they just might save your life! The ten essentials are:

  1. Flashlight
  2. Whistle
  3. Waterproof matches or lighter
  4. Fire starter or candle
  5. Pocket knife
  6. Large orange plastic bag or tarp
  7. Water and food
  8. Extra clothes
  9. First aid kit
  10. Map and Compass

Click here to view more survival tips from the members of Central Fraser Valley Search and Rescue.


Latest Tweets

RT @Wiebeler: Thx @CFVSAR for mustering tonight. Subject located prior to arrival which is good, but would've been nice to see some old tea… about 21 hours ago
RT @Wiebeler: Take advantage of this great weather by exploring outside but be sure you are #AdventureSmart @BC__AS @AdventureSmart @BCSAR about 4 days ago
RT @ChilliwackSAR: Sad, but not surprising, that the Fraser River accounts for the most drownings of all BC rivers. Wear a PFD! #SAR https:… about 5 days ago

Contact Us

  • Central Fraser Valley
    Search and Rescue Society
    1594 Riverside Road,
    BC, V2S 8J2,
  • Tel: 604-852-7271

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