Allegheny Mountain Rescue Group

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Allegheny Mountain Rescue Group (AMRG ) is an all-volunteer, non-profit search and rescue (SAR) team based in Pittsburgh that has offered support to government agencies responsible for lost- and injured-person incidents for 25 years. AMRG will help locate, access, stabilize, and transport patients in wilderness and suburban settings. AMRG will also aid in searches for suspected crime victims and evidence searches. These services are provided at no charge. AMRG's primary response area is southwestern Pennsylvania and the surrounding areas in West Virginia, Ohio, and Maryland. AMRG is a member of the Pennsylvania Search and Rescue Council, the Appalachian Search and Rescue Conference, and is the only team in the state of Pennsylvania that is accredited by the Mountain Rescue Association. 



Contact Us

Please contact us for further information about AMRG services, meetings, activities, or other non-emergency issues.


Allegheny Mountain Rescue Group
c/o Department of Emergency Medicine
UPMC Mercy
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-5166