Welcome to the official website for the 2017 Washington State Search and Rescue Conference
Ferry County Search and Rescue is hosting the State SAR Conference at the Ferry County Fairgrounds located just east of the town of Republic.
- Pre-Conference: May 15, 16, 17 & 18
- Conference: May 19, 20 & 21
Where is Ferry County?
Located in the northeastern corner of Washington State, Ferry County shares its northern boundary with British Columbia, Canada and its eastern and southern boundary with the Columbia River. The south half of the county falls within the boundaries of the Colville Confederated Tribes and the north half is largely occupied by the Colville National Forest. WA State Highway 20 runs east and west through the County and Highway 21 runs north and south.
The Ferry County Fairgrounds, site of the 2017 WASAR Conference, is three miles east of the town of Republic. RV sites and camping are available at the Fairgrounds and many nearby campgrounds. Check Lodging in the main menu.
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YES! YOU CAN GET HERE FROM THERE!
The main highways to Republic are OPEN. Check the WADOT site: Click here.
YOU NEED TO KNOW THIS
When you arrive at the Conference you must check in at the Registration desk at the Command Center located in the Carousel building.
Command Center phone (active beginning Saturday, May 13) to be used for questions, problems, directions, etc is (509) 429-8759
Don't get lost! For a map of the classrooms at the Fairgrounds: Click here. And, the map is included in the program you'll receive when you check-in at registration.
RESERVATION CANCELLATIONS: As of May 17, if you need to cancel your SARCON reservation, we will provide a refund minus $40 for non-reimbursable fees.