• RCM•SAR Station 1

    Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver BC

  • RCM•SAR Station 1

    Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver BC

  • RCM•SAR Station 1

    Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver BC

  • Fireboat 1 Inauguration

MARINE EMERGENCIES: Phone - 1 800 567 5111 or Cellphone - #727 or VHF - Channel 16

The New SAR1B is Here

With the support of the community and BC Gaming, RCMSAR Station 1 has raised $380,000 to replace the 30 year old Howe Sound Rescue Boat.

Station 1 took delivery of the new SAR1B on August 11th.

A Busy Year

RCM•SAR Station 1 2015
Activity Recap:
• 47 Active Volunteer Crew
• 87 Missions
• 621 Hours Rescue Boat on the Water
• 191 Training Exercises
• 5,000 Plus Person Hours at Sea

RCM•SAR Station 1 – West Vancouver

Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue has over 40 stations on the west coast.

Based in Horseshoe Bay, RCM•SAR Station 1 responds to marine emergencies in the Lower Howe Sound and English Bay area.

RCM•SAR is supported by the West Vancouver Marine Rescue Society - WVMRS. A registered charity (CRA Registration #82103 2687 RR0001) , the Society raises funds to cover the stations's operating and capital expenses.