Baynes Lake, British Columbia
Baynes Lake is served by a regional RCMP service, Elk Valley RCMP; PRIME code 'EV'.
139.4100 - RCMP B
The Elk Valley RCMP are dispatched from the Kelowna Operational Communications Centre (OCC).
The Baynes Lake Volunteer Fire Department (BLVFD) is a volunteer department operating out of 1 station, located at 3550 Baynes Lake Dump Rd. The BLVFD provides Level 2 First Responder for BCAS and has MVA rescue capabilities. The BLVFD fire protection and first responder response area extends from south of 9.7 km south of Jaffray Baynes Lake Rd, to 1 km before the junction of Highway 3/93 and Kikomun Rd, to the junction of Kimomun Rd and highway 3/93 to the end of Gavin Rd and the junction of Fitzpatrick Rd and Highway 93. THE JVFD provides MVA services to an extended response area which extends from highway 3 to the Elk River Canyon, Jaffray Baynes Lake Rd north to Jaffray, all of Newgate Rd, Caven Creek to the Linklater junction to the end of Kinklater and Teepee Creek Rd to the junction of Teepee and Gold Creek.
The fire department is dispatched by the Cranbrook fire department.
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The British Columbia Ambulance Service (BCAS) provides service to the Baynes Lake area from the Fernie Stations (Station 406.
149.6800 - Fernie Interconnect ICTACT1 142.1550 - Cranbrook Mt. Baker Base Station RPTR 2 - 123.0 142.1550 - Cranbrook Interconnect IC 2
BCAS also uses these special operation channels throughout all of its regions which are dispatched on VHF frequencies.
158.7600 - Provincial Air Ambulance Operations - 123.0 149.4950 - Helicopter Air-to-Ground 149.5900 - Mass Casualty Incident - 123.0 155.4600 - FIRECOM 1 155.8900 - FIRECOM 2