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Donegal Mountain Rescue assisted a member of the public who got into difficulty yesterday evening. The team were called out to the Bluestack Mountains at 9:15pm yesterday after a man experienced sever difficulty. They were assisted by Sligo Leitrim Mountain Rescue Team and rescue 118 helicopter. The injury man was…

  A man remains in Sligo University Hospital this morning following injuries sustained on Knocknarea mountain yesterday.   Personnel from the Sligo Leitrim Mountain Rescue Team were called to the Queen Maeve Trail in County Sligo yesterday to treat a walker who had sustained injuries while walking in the area.…

A walker has died after collapsing on the Slishwood Trail in Sligo. 10 members of the Sligo Leitrim Mountain Rescue Team were asked to assist after a man had collapsed along the the boardwalk section near Slish Wood as an ambulance could not reach the location. Coastguard Helicopter 118 was…

Concern is being expressed over the increase in the number of people who need to be rescued from mountains across the country this year.   Mountain rescue personnel locally as well as those nationwide have reported  a greater demand for their services this year compared to previous years with more…

The Sligo/Leitrim Mountain Rescue Team are issuing advice for those who may find themselves in difficulty in woodlands. The team were tasked to Bricklieve Mountains in Co. Sligo on Sunday after two people got lost and disoriented in very dense and dangerous forest. They were safely located, cold but relieved,…

A person was airlifted to Sligo University Hospital after getting into difficulty on Saturday. Sligo/Leitrim Mountain Rescue were tasked to Diarmaid and Grainne’s cave in the Gleniff Horseshoe in Co. Sligo. A walker had fallen and sustained injuries along the route. Irish Coast Guard helicopter Rescue 118 airlifted the casualty…

Members of the Sligo Leitrim Mountain Rescue team are highlighting the dangers associated with hill climbing this morning following the death of a man yesterday in Sligo.   The man lost his life after falling from cliffs at Gleniff Horseshoe in North Sligo.   His body was recovered yesterday evening…