RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.


Kessock Lifeboat Station

Kessock is one of Scotland’s youngest lifeboat stations, operating an inshore B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat. For over 20 years the lifeboat crews have launched the lifeboats, not only to save lives at sea but also to save lives inland during flooding.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Kessock Lifeboat Station

9.11am 20 October 2021
9.11am 20 October 2021
2.30pm 21 September 2021
4.50am 28 August 2021
4.34am 28 August 2021
1.59pm 22 August 2021
12.01pm 20 August 2021
9.15am 20 August 2021
9.15am 20 August 2021
1.44am 14 August 2021
1.39am 14 August 2021
11.44am 13 August 2021
11.44am 13 August 2021
2.08am 30 July 2021
4.30pm 29 July 2021
12.09am 27 July 2021
7.21pm 20 July 2021
2.05pm 17 July 2021
5.46am 17 July 2021
5.35pm 16 July 2021

Today's weather

12°C Cloudy
Min: 4°C Max: 12°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Craigton Point
North Kessock

Station phone number

01463 731372


Parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only
Don't Miss: Crew Training 6pm–9pm Monday

Visitor contact

Gary Friedman

Visitor contact phone number

01463 772812

News and media from Kessock Lifeboat Station

Article Rescue
Dog rescue casualty airlifted following Kessock lifeboat launch
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Article Heritage
Meet the Kessock RNLI crew at Launch! On the sea with Scotland’s Lifeboats
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Article Fundraising
Kessock Lifeboat crew abseil to save lives
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Kessock Lifeboat responding to a mayday powerboat call, boat pictured out on the water
Article Rescue
Kessock Lifeboat respond to Mayday powerboat call
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