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Motor Lifeboat Station Quillayute River


Helo and cutter rescue mission The station is located in La Push, Wa, on the Quileute Indian Reservation. La Push is approx 4 hrs west of Seattle, and 5.5 hrs NW of Portland Or. Station Quillayute River is 1 of 21 Coast Guard Surf Stations. Our primary boats are 2 47ft Motor Life Boats, and we also have a 25ft Response Boat and 16ft Jet Sled. Our primary missions are Search & Rescue and Law Enforcement.

Station Quillayute River’s area of responsibility stretches north 18 miles to Umatilla Reef, south 45 miles to the Queets River, and west 50 nautical miles offshore. The crew of approximately 30 personnel consists of Boatswains Mates, Machinery Technicians, Food Service Specialists, Seamen and Firemen. The crew currently stands Port and Starboard duty, 2 on, 2 off with sliding weekends.

Reporting Aboard

All Hands are expected to report in their Bravos unless otherwise arranged with the command. It is preferred that new arrivals report Monday - Friday, between 0700 and 2200.

Last Modified 1/12/2016