RNLI Portree Lifeboat Station

Portree Lifeboat Station

Portree Lifeboat Station was established in 1991 and is situated along the eastern side of the Isle of Skye. The station operates a Trent class all-weather lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Portree Lifeboat Station

6.59pm 13 December 2020
3.47pm 30 November 2020
5.47pm 15 November 2020
4.58pm 31 October 2020
9.09am 24 October 2020
2.23am 15 October 2020
6.48pm 12 October 2020
12.14pm 12 October 2020
5.58pm 27 September 2020
10.27am 16 September 2020
12.01pm 2 September 2020
12.18pm 31 August 2020
11.26am 25 August 2020
11.26am 25 August 2020
11.19am 25 August 2020
11.19am 25 August 2020
9.05pm 23 August 2020
11.23am 15 August 2020
5.51pm 14 August 2020
8.37pm 10 August 2020

Today's weather

2°C Cloudy
Min: -5°C Max: 2°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Portree Lifeboat Station 
The Pier
Quay St
IV51 9DE

Station phone number

01478 613610



Visiting times

9am–5pm weekdays or by appointment
Don't Miss: Crew training – 7pm–9pm Monday

Visitor contact

John Nicolson

Visitor contact phone number

01478 613610

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News and media from Portree Lifeboat Station

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Portree Lifeboat's third May 2020 launch.
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Portree Lifeboat Launches on Second Shout During Lockdown
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This in a screen print of Portree Lifeboat searching from Portree Bay, south along the coast towards Loch Sligachan and towards Dunan and back up towards Rassay.
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Portree Lifeboat's First Launch Under Covid-19 Restrictions
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