Gallatin County Sheriffs Office Rescues A Group Of Lost Snowmobilers Over The Weekend
On Saturday afternoon, the Fremont County Sheriffs Office in Idaho received a 911 call from a group of five snowmobilers who were lost on Two Top due to white-out conditions. The dispatcher was able to get GPS coordinates from the caller’s phone, which showed their exact location. The Fremont County Sheriffs Office notified the Gallatin County Sheriffs Office who launched a search for the snowmobilers.
The search team located the lost party in zero visibility conditions and escorted them back to West Yellowstone. One of the snowmobilers was checked by EMS personnel and released. The other members of the group were cold and tired but did not need medical attention.