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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Duck Race

Snapshot 1 (25-10-2014 19-23)
Thank you to everyone who supported our duck race, which ran in Clapham today If you couldn’t be there on the day, here is a short video of the highlight! The winning tickets were: 1st 0544 2nd 0071 3rd 0836
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Incident 69/2014 – Oct 25 Sat 12.47 Keasden, North Yorkshire – Mountain Rescue

A member of a shooting party (m, 64) collapsed and died in the fields above Turnerford, Keasden. CRO assisted the Police and Ambulance Service with the recovery of his body down to Clapham. Volunteer hours: 11
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North Yorkshire Police Search & Rescue Awards 2014

Team members attended the awards evening at  Tennants in Leyburn   The team was represented by our Chair Person, Heather Eastwood. Heather received a cheque from North Yorkshire Police for £4,000.00 to help the teams annual fundraising efforts. Two members of the team received individual…
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Incident 68/2014 – Oct 18 Sat 12.45 Common Scars (Giggleswick Scar North), North Yorkshire – Animal Rescue

A sheep was reported to be trapped on a ledge above the Buck Haw Brow road. A small CRO team attended but despite an extensive search along the crag were unable to find any trace of the sheep. Volunteer hours: 9
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