Juneau Mountain Rescue (JMR) is a non profit, volunteer search and rescue team, operating in Juneau Alaska.

Our Mission

  • Perform humanitarian search, rescue, and recovery operations in all climatic conditions and in any situation compatible with team capabilities. All such operations shall be carried out under the authority of the Alaska State Troopers or other public-safety organization.
  • Promote wilderness safety and accident prevention to the general public.
  • Provide team members with mountaineering and rescue skills, knowledge, and experience.

JMR was founded as a a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization in 1982. JMR has been an accredited team with the Mountain Rescue Association since 1992.

Our Team

JMR consists of volunteers with a wide range of skillsets, abilities and passions. Those skills include but are not limited to:

  • Search
  • High angle and technical rescue
  • Avalanche rescue
  • Incident management
  • Aircraft rescue

Do you feel you have or want to learn any of those skills? We want to hear from you. JMR is always looking for passionate volunteers. Email membership@juneaumountainrescue.org to get involved.

Contact Us

For general information, please email contact@juneaumountainrescue.org. To contact by mail, please send items to:

Juneau Mountain Rescue

PO Box 22253

Juneau, AK 99801