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High Angle Task Group

The High Angle Task Group provides qualified and experienced high angle, rope rescue, and other technical mountain rescue resources within Avery County, North Carolina, and to nearby counties on a mutual-aid basis, for the purposes of accessing, stabilizing, removing, or evacuating stranded, disabled, or injured subjects, or for body recovery. LCRS personnel include several well-recognized state ropes instructors. Linville-Central assisted in hosting the National Park Service Eastern High Angle Rescue School for two years, 2009 and 2010, and several LCRS members completed the training program.

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Attention Members

March 26, CPR class , Hosted at Grandfather Mountain. Open to LCRS squad members. 9:30 am to noon.

April 24, In-service medical training , Hosted at Grandfather Mountain. Open to LCRS squad members. 9 am to 2 pm.

See the Calendar or log in to the Member's Area for more information

Reminder for Squad Medical Personnel: BLS and ALS Inservice training with Avery EMS on the third Monday and the following Thursday of each month. See calendar, EMS training officer, or call Mayland Community College for details.




Linville Central Rescue Squad, Inc.

1940 Linville Falls Hwy., Linville, NC
Mailing: P.O. Box 716, Newland, NC 28657
Office Telephone: 828.733.2346
Fax: 828.733.6736

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