King County, WA

Est. 1954

Reporting An Emergency? Call 911

King County Search & Rescue Resources must be requested by the King County Sheriff's Office SAR Coordinator.

General KCESAR

Board of Directors:


Public Information Officer:

King County Explorer Search & Rescue
PO Box 1266
North Bend, WA 98045

Other Contacts

Recruiting Coordinator:

Youth Coordinator:

Fundraising Coordinator:

Public Events Coordinator:

King County Explorer Search & Rescue (ESAR) is a 501(c)(3) Volunteer Organization.

Our members respond to over 150 emergencies every year.

ESAR is King County's primary wilderness ground search and rescue organization. Our members are outdoor enthusiasts with a passion for helping those in need. 100% of funding for training, operations, and critical, life-saving equipment comes from generous donations by local businesses, the communities that we serve, our volunteers, and people like you.