Operational Team

All Mountain Rescue Teams in England and Wales are made up entirely of unpaid volunteer.
Derby Mountain Rescue Team's members are on call every hour of every day.



Our team members are skilled volunteers, dedicated to providing expert search and rescue services to our community.

Team Members
Derby Mobile 1 & 2

Mobile 1 & 2

Our primary response vehicles, carrying medical and crag equipment, they are also used to transport personnel on scene.

Mobile 1 &2
Derby Mobile 3

Mobile 3

Our base vehicle attends major incidents, missing person searches. Provides command and control cabalities, seating, refreshments etc.

Mercedes Sprinter
A team Uber flying a drone


Our Drone/UAV is used for wide-area search, water margin search, and can provide situational awareness at incidents.

DJI Mavic 2 Zoom
Search Dog Griff

Search Dogs

Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England handlers are part of their local rescue team.

Search Dog Griff
Water Section

Water Section

We have a number of water trained team members ranging from bank searching, water rescue and Tactical Advidser.

 Water Section

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