Category: Equipment

2023 – A Year in Review

It’s always fun to look back on a year and realize how much we’ve accomplished — both as a team and as individual members. This Year in Review reflects upon a year filled with opportunities and challenges met with unwavering dedication and commitment. From responding to missing person activations, advancements in our training and technology, to community engagement and so much more, this report encapsulates our achievements, partnerships, and the impact of our endeavours. 2023 – A Year in Review

Gift Ideas for SAR and Outdoor Adventurers

Written by Shelley Ballard-McKinlay It’s not surprising that search and rescue members love gear. There’s always something on our wish lists that can be used for SAR and/or enjoyment in the great outdoors. If you’re a SAR member, it’s especially exciting if the item comes in orange. 🙂 Thanks to our members for making many of the below suggestions. While links may be to the brand website or major retailer, please shop local! Many of the sponsors of our annual fundraiser, the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival (VIMFF) World Tour (coming to the Broadway Theatre on April 22, 2024) are...

2019 – A Year in Review

It was another busy year for Saskatoon Search and Rescue! Another new record for activations, 42 Project Lifesaver clients at year-end, so many ways that we became more efficient in what we do, and a new truck to look forward to in 2020. These are just a few of the highlights in our year in review. Enjoy!

2018 – A Year in Review

2018 was a pretty amazing year for Saskatoon Search and Rescue! A record number of activations, launching Project Lifesaver Saskatoon, introducing our Province’s first civilian search dog, finding an indoor home for our trailers and equipment, graduating 18 new searchers . . . these are just a few of the highlights you’ll find in our year in review. Enjoy!

RFP Truck and Service Body

Saskatoon Search and Rescue has issued a Request For Proposal (RFP) for a truck and service body. We welcome and encourage proponents to submit their proposals by the closing date of May 14, 2018 at 6:00 PM CST. Other important dates to note: advise us of your intention to submit a proposal by 6:00 PM CST April 23, 2018; deadline for questions is 6:00 PM CST May 4, 2018. A copy of the RFP can be found here: Request for Proposals SSAR-18-01-2 If you would prefer a copy of the RFP in Word format, please email us at