Montezuma County Sheriff's Office

Search and Rescue

About Us

Our team meets on a regular monthly basis:

  • Our team meets regularly to train!  Join us on a Monday night for classroom type training or on weekends for field training.  Visitors are always welcome!
  • 4th Monday of the month is our Monthly Training @ 6 PM at the Sheriff’s Office, 730 E Driscoll, Cortez CO 81321
The Montezuma County Search and Rescue team is a non-profit volunteer team providing backcountry emergency services to the Four Corners region and beyond. So that others may live…..

Join Our Team

Interested in joining our team? Come check us out at any training session.  We vary our training locations based on the skill that we’re practicing so please check out the calendar or contact a team member. Here is our New Member Application. 


If you do any recreating in Colorado, please consider purchasing a CoSAR card.  Your purchase will help fund the Colorado Search and Rescue Reimbursement Fund which is used to reimburse county sheriffs and search and rescue teams for actual expenses we may have during a mission.  The fund also helps to pay for our equipment and training.  You can purchase a one year or five year card here- CORSAR Card (

You can also donate directly to our team at PO Box 81, Cortez, CO 81321.  We appreciate your support!

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