Hokkaido Police SAR Event Record (translated)

Date of SAR event: 2020/11/16 (Mon)

Local
Female
40’s

Age

Hokkaido

Residence

SAR Event ID 2020-94-1
No injury

Outcome

Park ranger etc

SAR Involved

Lost

Cause

Winter

Season

Solo

Party status

Backcountry

Winter Activity

Google Translated Description
The victim descended to the trailhead at around 4 pm, but lost sight of the road to the parking lot and requested rescue by himself at 110 (* The jurisdiction staff rescued the victim)

Extra details

Locale: Kyusan-dake (久山岳, 1412m)
Number in party: 1
Number in party requiring assistance: 1
Residence: Hokkaido
References: Information translated from Mountain SAR Events (2020) by the Hokkaido Police.

Original Japanese Description

遭難者は、午後4時頃登山口まで下山したが、駐車場までの道を見失い、自ら110番で救助要請(※管轄署員が遭難者を救助)

Details as per Police data

年度:2020年度|番号:94|発生日:2020/11/16|曜日:月|山岳名、標高、市町村名:久山岳 (きゅうさんだけ), 1412m, (上川郡清水町)|構成人数:1|遭難者数:1|居住地:北海道|性別:女|年齢:40代|職業:看護師|態様:無事|原因:道迷い

出典:山岳遭難発生状況(令和2年)(北海道警察)

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2020-94-1 Difficulty Rating

Category

Grade

Points

Strenuousness

Vertical Gain

D

25

Time ascending

D

0

Technicality

Altitude

D

0

Hazards

D

Navigation

D

Totals

25/100

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