10 Days in Review

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We at Colorado 4×4 Rescue and Recovery would like to take a breath … and look back at the last 10 days in our organization. It was amazing in every way. In the last 10 days CO4x4RnR deployed on 7 recoveries and staged on an 8th we didn’t end up deploying to. July 29th was […]

APRS Group Message Callout Alerts

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As many of you know, communications between our dispatchers and teams are absolutely imperative. For this reason, our organization continues to embrace and implement amateur radio (ham) in every area which it can help our cause.  Our newest implementation, APRS Group Messages for Recovery Callouts is now active. The biggest benefit to this is that […]

Recovery Highlight

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Yesterday, Colorado 4×4 Rescue and Recovery responded to a request from the Gilpin County Sheriff’s Office for a stranded party in the Yankee Hill area. This party become stranded one day prior when their vehicle got stuck in a snow drift and slid partially off the trail. Luckily, they were able to find slight cell […]

Volunteer Opportunity!

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We need a couple volunteers from our recovery ranks. We have been asked to appear at a company function for employees on Friday, June 2nd. This would be a mid-day function, 9:30 to 2:00 pm. We wont be doing anything complex but we’d like to ask our general volunteers since free lunch is included! There […]

Saturday Ham Net

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After our first successful Ham Radio Net this past Saturday we are excited to what the future holds for us and our members and followers in the Ham Radio Community. The topic of discussion on Saturday May 27th was “HT’s vs. Mobile radios in our vehicles”. While there was a lot of good information about […]

Upcoming Training Opportunity!

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Recovery Skills I- June 3rd We have had 2 successful training classes with Matt Balazs and On Trail Training. Our next class will be on Saturday June 3rd, so if you are a dues paying Member and have not attended a class as of yet PLEASE schedule it as soon as you can. As this […]

QUARTERLY MEMBERSHIP MEETING

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****ANNOUNCEMENT FOR MEMBERS**** Colorado 4×4 Rescue and Recovery will hold our quarterly membership meeting on July 29th, with lunch generously provided by member Jason V. Lunch will start promptly at 12 noon, with the meeting to immediately follow. This meeting is open to all Dues paying members, both Advanced and Basic members. Lunch and meeting […]

Congratulations Matt Blazas

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Colorado 4×4 Rescue and Recovery would like to congratulate Matt Balazs of On Trail Training who just received his training certificate from the International 4 Wheel Drive Trainers Association (I4WDTA). The final step of his two year training odyssey was recently completed in Moab over a week long final test where only 4 of 11 […]