Kentucky’s Premier Technical Rescue Team

The Wolfe County Search and Rescue Team serves the Wolfe County Community and the Greater Red River Gorge area. Our all volunteer team specializes in responding to lost person incidents and technical, high-angle roped rescue is the rugged terrain found throughout Eastern Kentucky. 

We are dedicated to providing specialized search and rescue services to both our local citizens and to the many folks that come here to enjoy the natural beauty of the area.

“So Others May Live”

Recent Missions

Wolfe County Search and Rescue is available 24-hours a day, 365-days a year. As such, we are constantly training and responding to emergency calls. See what we’ve been up to lately by checking out our latest missions. 


About the Team

It takes a whole team to continue our life-saving work. We are a 100% volunteer search and rescue team. Our dedicated members are not paid and volunteer their time and safety to make the Red River Gorge and beyond a safer place for everyone. 

Learn About the Team

Make a Donation

We never charge for our rescue services. As such, we rely on donations to continue our life-saving efforts. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit, all of your donations to the team are tax-deductible. Your generosity is crucial to us continuing what we do!

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Recent Mission Reports