• RCM•SAR Station 1

    Departing Horseshoe Bay

  • RCM•SAR Station 1

    Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver BC

  • RCM•SAR Station 1

    Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver BC

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

RCMSAR01 on Twitter


BC Gaming Grant Presentation

Jordan Sturdy, MLA for West Vancouver-Sea-toSky presents RCMSAR Station and WVMRS with a BC Community Gaming Grant. The grant is used to partially offset the cost of operating RCMSAR Station 1

Vertical Deadheads

Tall vertical dead head sited around Horseshoe Bay.

RCM•SAR Station 1 – West Vancouver

Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue has 35 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.

RCM•SAR Station 1
2016 Activity Recap:
• 41 Active Volunteer Crew
• 65 Missions
• 588 Hours Rescue Boat on the Water
• 218 Training Exercises
• 5,000 Plus Person Hours at Sea