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CALLOUT – Carrauntoohil

CALLOUT – Carrauntoohil

CALLOUT – Carrauntoohil, 28th December 2018, Rescue of cragfast walker. A well-equipped solo walker became cragfast while descending the lower slopes of Carrauntoohil. Although there was no mobile phone signal present at the location, he was carrying a 406MHz...
KMRT 2018 Review

KMRT 2018 Review

2018 has been a busy year for Kerry Mountain Rescue Team with 45 callouts to date. The callouts have ranged from search and rescue to medical assistance and recovery operations in and around the mountain ranges of the southwest. See attached summary of recorded...
KMRT receives the Hugh O’Flaherty Humanitarian Award

KMRT receives the Hugh O’Flaherty Humanitarian Award

On November 3rd, the team, along with the Irish Coastguard and the RNLI were recipients of the Hugh O’Flaherty Humanitarian Award. It was presented by Cathaoirleach of Killarney, John Sheahan at a special ceremony in Killarney House. Photo courtesy of Michelle...
CALLOUT – Cnoc na Toinne

CALLOUT – Cnoc na Toinne

CALLOUT: Sunday 12th August, Cnoc na Toinne/ZigZags, McGillycuddy’s Reeks At 15:45 KMRT were tasked to assist a woman in her 50’s who had slipped and sustained a lower leg fracture on descent from Cnoc na Toinne on the popular Zig-Zags route. The team...
Our Deepest Sympathies

Our Deepest Sympathies

Our deepest sympathies to the family, friends and rescue colleagues of DWMRT member Kevin Hallahan who died tragically yesterday in North Wales. Read more >> Latest NewsCALLOUT – CarrauntoohilDecember 28, 2018KMRT 2018 ReviewDecember 23, 2018KMRT receives...