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Portland Mtn Rescue
P.O. Box 5391
Safety Education:Thank you for giving Portland Mountain Rescue
the opportunity to help you learn more about mountain and backcountry safety!
This section provides resources designed to
help you understand the risks and enjoy backcountry activities, such as
mountaineering, hiking, climbing, skiing and snowboarding, while being as safe
PMR's popular line of Safety Essentials
educational brochures in downloadable electronic versions
Stay Safe on Mt. Hood
PMR's 4 Elements of Safety, Locator Beacons, Weather and Avalanche, Maps – everything you need before starting the climb!
Mountain Safety Videos
Videos created in collaboration with the Clackamas County Sheriffs Office to educate on mountain safety topics.
Request an Educational Presentation from Portland Mountain Rescue
PMR rescuers prepare to recover the bodies of three
deceased mountaineers at 10,700 feet in Mount Hood's Bergschrund crevasse.
Photo © Portland Mountain Rescue