• RCM•SAR Station 1

    Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver BC

  • Dinner on the Dock

    July 21, 2016

  • RCM•SAR Station 1

    Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver BC

  • SAREx 2016

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

milestones Park Royal

Thank you milestones Park Royal!

Great patio! Amazing menu!



First Prize: Diamond Pendant valued at $7900

Fame Diamonds

Second Prize: Native Art – Paddle

Spirit Gallery


Third Prize: $200 Gift Certificate to Olive and Anchor


Draw at Dinner on the DOCK – July 21 at 9pm.

(Winner does not need to be present)

ONLY 1500 tickets.  Price $20.00

FOR TICKETS: Email rcmsar01@gmail.com

BC Gaming Event License #84693


SAREx 2016

Over 160 members from 23 Stations including 5 from PARA-Rescue Ontario participated in two days of training and SAR exercises.

Thanks to all the organizers and trainers.


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Thunderbird Marine Corp

Thunderbird Logo


Fine Wines of:



Decorative Lighting Provided By:

AH Homes


Spend a summer evening with friends and neighbours. Chefs from Trolls and the Troller Ale House will be preparing a summer feast.

July 21, 2016

Beer and wine available for purchase

Live music throughout the evening will be provided by
The Supper Club (featuring Marcus Mosely and Bill Sample)
follow by dancing to the Adam Woodall Band

Dock opens at 6:00pm, dinner served at 7:00pm.

Proceeds to support the West Vancouver Marine Rescue Society


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

Isolated Crew Enclosure – ICE for the New Rescue Boat

With the support of the community and BC Gaming, RCMSAR Station 1 has raised $370,000 towards replacing the 30 year old Howe Sound Rescue Boat. The new vessel is under construction at Titan Boats, the hull is ready to receive the ICE console. We expect to be on the water in April.

A new Type 1 Fast Response Vessel which meets today's safety standards costs $380,000.

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.