About Mountain Rescue Ireland

Any request for emergency assistance in the upland and mountainous areas on the island of Ireland is met by a volunteer response from one of the 12 mountain rescue teams that compose Mountain Rescue Ireland (M.R.I.). These teams are on stand by 24/7/365 to respond to requests for assistance are tasked through the 999/112 emergency phone system.

The twelve teams that MRI represents are:

  • Donegal Mountain Rescue Team
  • Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team
  • Galway Mountain Rescue Team
  • Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue Team
  • Kerry Mountain Rescue Team
  • Mayo Mountain Rescue Team
  • Mourne Mountain Rescue Team
  • North West Mountain Rescue Team
  • Search and Rescue Dog Association of Ireland (SARDA)
  • Sligo/Leitrim Mountain Rescue Team
  • South Eastern Mountain Rescue Association (SEMRA)
  • Tramore Cliff and Mountain Rescue Team