Inshore Rescue Boat (IRB) Service

Base Locations

If you are interested in finding out more about the Coast Guard summer stations, just click on their locations.

Britt

Arial view of the CCG Britt Station

Location

Gereaux Island on Georgian Bay.

Patrol Zone

From Pointe Au Baril to Killarney, including the Bustard Islands, Beaverstone Bay and the entrance to the Bad River.

Highlights of the Area

Lighthouses at Gereaux Island, the Bustard Islands and Points Au Baril, as well as a shipwreck near Pointe Au Baril.

Brebeuf

Brebeuf Lighthouse

Location

Brebeuf Island on Georgian Bay.

Patrol Zone

The small craft channel from Midland to 12 Mile Bay and out to Christian Island. This includes Port Severn, Honey Harbour and Go Home Bay.

Highlights of the Area

Lighthouse at Brebeuf Island, the scenery of the Western Islands.

Port Lambton

Port Lambton CCG Station

Location

Across the St. Clair River from Algonac, Michigan.

Patrol Zone

The St. Clair River from Sarnia to the north shore of the Canadian side of Lake St. Clair.

Highlights of the Area

The Bluewater Bridge, Lake St. Clair and assisting with community boating events along the St. Clair River.

Long Point

Booth's Harbour Marina

Location

Booth's Harbour Marina in the town of St. Williams.

Patrol Zone

The Canadian side of Lake Erie from Port Stanley to Port Dover.

Highlights of the Area

Lighthouse at the tip of Long Point, bird observatory, Turkey Point Provincial Park and Marina.

Hill Island

Hill Island CCG Station

Location

East End of Hill Island.

Patrol Zone

Along the St. Lawrence Seaway from Prescott to Ganonoque.

Highlights of the Area

The scenery of the Thousand Islands, Boldt Castle, Jorstat Castle.

Thames River

Lighthouse Cove Lighthouse

Location

Lighthouse Cove, where the Thames River empties into Lake St. Clair.

Patrol Zone

The Canadian side of Lake St. Clair from the northern end of Bassett Island to the Ambassador Bridge in the Detroit Channel.

Highlights of the Area

The lighthouse at Lighthouse Cove and the Ambassador Bridge.