Tahoe Nordic Search & Rescue, Inc. Tahoe Nordic Search & Rescue, Inc.

The Tahoe Nordic Search and Rescue Team holds several training sessions every month throughout the autumn, winter, and spring. Training exercises vary from the ubiquitous terrain familiarization to first aid, avalanche safety or backcountry navigation. The Team trainings are designed to be fun and informative and all Team members are encouraged to attend.

Wondering what to bring? Check out a suggested Gear List.

If you provide a training, or otherwise require a reimbursement from TNSAR (for lunch subsidy, equipment purchase, etc), please use this form for reimbursement.

The following were the TNSAR trainings for the 2020 - 2021 season.


  • Where: Team garage
  • When: 6:00pm Team Garage
  • Contact: Russ Viehmann /1(use current callout list for phone #)

See the new garage. We will be checking out the garage, trucks and gear. Making sure we are ready for the season. A great training for New members to meet old and get an idea of the skills and equipment involved. Plan on 2 hrs with an optional Bridgetender trip afterwards

The goal of TNSAR is to conduct fast and safe rescues, and to help educate the public on winter safety. If you would like to help TNSAR in this cause, please use the following PayPal donate link. Thanks!

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