Hebrides Search and Rescue

Welcome to the website for Hebrides Search and Rescue (HebSAR).

HebSAR are a voluntary organisation who are a member of the Mountain Rescue Committee of Scotland. HebSAR are tasked by the Police, and perform a variety of roles, including mountain rescue, search and rescue, and community resilience. HebSAR work closely with other emergency services agencies, such as the Police, Coastguard, NHS, etc.

HebSAR are on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and rely on donations to keep going. This website provides information about who we are, what we do, and how to get involved.

As a team, our objectives are:

  • To save lives in the Outer Hebrides.
  • To assist the wider community during emergencies.
  • To promote Mountain Safety.
  • To establish a culture of excellence in training.
  • To be proactive in embracing new technology.




Working With:

Northern Constabulary NHSScottish Mountain Rescue Order of St John