What we do

cave and mountain rescue
Saving Lives Above & Below Ground in the Yorkshire Dales The Cave Rescue Organisation is based in Clapham in North Yorkshire and provides the cave and mountain rescue service in the Three Peaks area of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, and also extending westwards into…
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How you can help us

support your rescue team
The CRO is a charity and cannot run without the help of both it’s members and it’s supporters. There are many ways in which you can help support CRO, so that when you need help, we will be there.   How you can help us…
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Incident 64/2014 – Sep 28 Sun 20.45 Ingleborough, North Yorkshire – Mountain Rescue

Walking 2
A party of four Three Peaks walkers (f, 33, 32, 28; m, 12) called for help when one pulled a leg muscle and was struggling to continue. They gave a description of where they were which was then confirmed by Sarloc (the mountain rescue GPS…
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Well done Oscar

Jo Wulf fundraising
A big thank you to Oscar Wulf, aged 8, who has raised some money for CRO over the summer by selling his unwanted toys and Games. His class at Settle Primary also had a toy exchange where they all bought in an unwanted toy, classmates could…
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Incident 63/2014 – Sep 24 Wed 22.11 Garsdale Head, Cumbria – Mountain Rescue

A number of flares were reported to have been seen on the hills above Garsdale Head. Following discussions with the Police a small CRO team carried out a road based search of the area; nothing untoward was found and the team stood down. A false…
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CRO Summer Quiz Results 2014

For all those who took part in this years quiz and want to know the answers. The names of the winners and how much everyone has raised for the team will be published here soon.
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