Mountain Rescue

OPB | Feb. 1, 1991 7:30 p.m.

The noble men and women of the Portland Mountain Rescue team patrol the steepest, roughest parts of Mt. Hood on foot. Follow the team up the mountain to the summit and witness just how dedicated the volunteers of the rescue team are. Learn why these superb winter hikers do what they do and what procedures they use when disaster strikes.

First Broadcast: 1991
Producer: Newman

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