Coast Guard assists in rescue of injured hiker from Marathon Mountain

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, forward-deployed to Cordova, assisted the Seward Fire Department in medevacing an injured 20-year-old male hiker from Marathon Mountain west of Seward Wednesday. Coast Guard District 17 Command Center Juneau received a call at 7:28 p.m. from the Seward Fire Department requesting a hoist capable aircraft to help medevac...

Coast Guard Medevacs Injured Hiker From Ripikski Mountain

U.S. Coast Guard photo JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard, Alaska State Troopers and Juneau Mountain Rescue worked together today to rescue an injured hiker from Ripikski Mountain near Haines, Alaska. Keith Hutchins contacted Alaska State Troopers after he was injured while hiking above 1,600 feet on the mountain. The Alaska State Troopers coordinated the search effort with the Coast Guard and Juneau...

Coast Guard assists injured hiker

The Coast Guard assisted responders in Mason County with the rescue of an injured hiker in Olympic National Park, Wash., Saturday. An MH65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station Port Angeles Wash., hoisted and transported the injured hiker to a hospital in Seattle, Wash. at approximately 6:15 p.m.

Coast Guard rescues hiker near Neah Bay

SEATTLE – The Coast Guard received a report of an injured hiker south of Cape Flattery near Neah Bay, Wash., at 11:43 a.m., Sunday.