Mission Reports

Mission Reports: Mount Herman 4runner

The evening of April 28th, a team went down to the Mount Herman area to pull a 4runner back onto the road. Once you get near the softer edges of forest roads, it's extremely easy to get pulled off of them very quickly!The angle back onto the road was just...

Mission Reports: Chinn’s Lake Wrangler

Tuesday April 19th, Colorado 4x4 Rescue and Recovery received a 911 relay call from Clear Creek County Sheriff's Department for a Jeep Wrangler stuck in the snow on Chinn's Lake. Party had been stuck in the snow for a few hours, and was actively working to dig out but was...

Mission Reports: Yankee Hill Jeep

March 26th 2022 a team from Colorado 4x4 Rescue and Recovery went up Yankee Hill to recover a jeep that framed out in the ice crusted snow. Another relatively easy recovery where total time on scene was under an hour, but no matter what the jeep had no way to...

Mission Reports: Rampart Range F150

March 22nd 2022, a team from Colorado 4x4 Rescue and Recovery went up Rampart Range to pull a F150 back onto the road that got hung up in the shoulder where the snow was pretty soft and deep. They utilized a redirect off a nearby tree, and used a 2:1...

Mission Reports: Bronco and a F150

Couple more snow recoveries to report on today! Monday evening the team went up NW of Red Feather Lakes on the unmaintained portion of CR80 to recover a F150 that got hung up in a pretty steep and deep snow drift. Once the truck was framed out, there was no...

Mission Reports: F150 and Ranger

A pair of offroad recoveries to report on this morning! The 1st one is a Ford Ranger that slid off the road down near Mount Herman. Once the team was on scene, the found the truck pointed downhill and pinned against a tree. A redirect to a sturdy tree on...

Mission Reports: Gold Hill and Steven’s Gulch

Couple of snow recoveries ran simultaneously yesterday! A jeep Cherokee got hung up in the snow outside of Gold Hill. This was a quick kinetic rope recovery from behind and we were able to drive through a campsite just to the left of the picture to bypass this larger drift....

Mission Reports: Deckers and Steven’s Gulch

Over the weekend Colorado 4x4 Rescue and Recovery responded to multiple snow recoveries in the high country. Not all were photographed, but conditions on trails are often catching people off guard. First one featured was down near deckers. A Jeep JL slid off a private access road to some property...

Mission Reports: Peewink and Bunce

Snow recoveries are ticking upward as the winter season continues! A few calls in Boulder county near Peewink Mountain as that seems to have become a sudden hotspot for vehicles to get stuck, a damaged JK on Bunce School Road, and a 4Runner down near Mount Herman. All relatively easy...

Mission Reports: Red Feather Double Header

Thursday the 27th, a team from Colorado 4x4 Rescue and Recovery pulled off a double header in the Red Feather Lakes Area. Operation #1 took place along County Road 82E which is unmaintained in the winter months. A Nissan Xterra got hung up in a snow drift pointed downhill and...