There has been a lifeboat in this area since 1862 and Kirkudbright lifeboat station has a single inshore lifeboat. Station is open in the mornings.
Nearest RNLI Lifeboat Stations Dumfries and Galloway
As anyone who visits the coast a lot understands the RNLI provides a much-needed service that nobody ever wants to make a call on. Our Lifeboat category brings all Coast Radar’s Dumfries and Galloway listings related to Lifeboats and their stations together, with many opening to the public or offering fundraising shops.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Dumfries and Galloway day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the Lifeboat links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Dumfries and Galloway activity.
Portpatrick lifeboat station was established in 1877 and now operates an all weather lifeboat. Station is open daily.
Stranraer lifeboat station was established in 1974 and has an imnshore lifeboat. Station only open by appointment, no shop.
Kippford lifeboat station was established in 1966 and has an inshore lifeboat. Station is only open by appointment.