• 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

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

BC Community Gaming Grant

Thanks to Govt of BC for the 2017 Community Gaming Grant. Monies received are used to fund operations and maintenance of the two rescue vessels.

The Community Gaming Grant covers approximately 35% of the annual cost to operate the all volunteer station. Balance of funding comes from donations, Dinner on the Dock and federal government - Fisheries & Oceans,

ANOTHER BUSY YEAR FOR STATION 1

THANKS TO OUR 2017 SPONSORS & DONORS

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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