Founded in the 1848, although many rescues did take place from 1828.
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 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 The Scottish Highlands 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 The Scottish Highlands activity.
Thurso lifeboat station is RNLI’s most Northerly lifeboat station and was established in 1860 although were lifeboats in the area earlier. Operates an all weather lifeboat. Station open daily and Read more [...]
Mallaig lifeboat station was established in 1948 and operates an all weather lifeboat. Station open daily and the shop Monday to Saturday, Sunday during the summer.
Loch Ness lifeboat station operates cover for the inland Loch. Station open by appointment only.
Lochinver lifeboat station established in 1966 and operates an all weather lifeboat. Station open weekdays.
Kyle Of Lochalsh lifeboat station was established in 1994 and operates an inshore lifeboat. Station and shop opening hours vary.
Invergordon lifeboat station was established in 1974, athough other stations a Nairn and Cromarty were open and then closed earlier.
Kessock lifeboat station is a new station by the UK standards. A trial boat was established in 1993 and this was successful and Kessock has a pernament inshore boat. Station Read more [...]