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Air rescue onion valley avalanche 4-29-2020

Updated: Inyo County SAR rescues two Onion Valley Avalanche rock climbers

Updated: 5/02/2020–Eastern Sierra Avalanche Center posted a more detailed account of the Onion Valley Avalanche Rescue and conditions at the time of the  incident. Our thanks to “Comment” from Erik Simpson for sharing. Onion Valley Avalanche SAR (Inyo County Sheriff’s Office Press Release) ONION VALLEY (above Independence), CA. April 29, 2020 – Shortly after 11:00am […]

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Do Not Take Part in High-risk Outdoor Activity in Inyo County Says Inyo Sheriff/SAR

INYO COUNTY, CA, March 21, 2020 – The Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, on behalf of Inyo County Search and  Rescue (SAR), requests that people do not take part in high risk outdoor activities at this time. Activities include backpacking, climbing, peak bagging, backcountry skiing, or anything that puts you at risk for potential rescue. If […]

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