Custer County Search and Rescue, Inc. (CCSAR) is a non-profit 501c(3) organization – anĀ all volunteer team dedicated to providing search, rescue, emergency response, and outdoor safety education to the citizens of Custer County, Colorado. We are dispatched by the Custer County Sheriff’s Office and respond to approximately 20 calls per year, ranging from overdue hikers to lost mushroom hunter to technical rescues. We also respond to aid other counties that request help for search & rescue missions.

CCSAR does not charge for rescue or other services. You can help save lives by making a tax-deductible contribution to help defray operating costs. Visit the Donation page to learn more.

For rescue assistance call 911 or the Custer County Sheriff’s Office at (719) 783-2270.

Custer County Search and Rescue, Inc.
P.O. Box 1092
Westcliffe, CO 81252
(719) 783 0442

Custer County Search and Rescue is a volunteer support group for the Custer County Sheriff’s office.

Meetings take place the 2nd Monday of the month in the Custer County SAR Building located at 710 Rosita just east of the Sheriff’s Department.