Man is airlifted from Errigal

A MAN was airlifted by helicopter from Errigal Mountain yesterday afternoon with a suspected cardiac arrest. The incident happened at around 1pm and ambulance crews and Donegal Mountain Rescue crews were tasked to the scene. The Sligo based Sikorsky 118 Coastguard helicopter was also alerted to the casualty because of the difficult terrain. Advertisement It […]

Donegal Mountain Rescue issue warning after Errigal call out 

DONEGAL Mountain Rescue Team has issued a warning to hikers after a group of walkers required assistance on Errigal.  On Saturday June 24, DMRT were tasked by An Garda Síochána to Errigal mountain. A group of walkers had set out from the Miners Path on Muckish to cover the Seven Sisters trail and, once atop […]

Relief as Donegal Mountain Rescue help find missing walker 

DONEGAL Mountain Rescue were tasked this weekend to help find a person who went missing while out hiking.  At 13:25 on Saturday, Donegal Mountain Rescue Team received a call out from AGS Galway for a missing person on Carnaween Mountain in the Blue Stacks. The team were, at that time, training on Lough Salt and […]

Walkers rescued from Muckish mountains

  The Donegal Mountain Rescue team were called to Muckish mountains on Wednesday evening to rescue a group of hill walkers after they were stuck on a steep terrain. The team were called at around 5pm on Wednesday evening. A search dog located the walkers and the area was assessed for the safest extraction for […]