Coast Ropes and Rescue provides equipment for the rope access and rescue industry. We are a 100% BC and employee-owned company with SAR trained staff and over 10 years of training in IRATA and SPRAT.

Our mission is to be the anchor point and source of products and knowledge for Canadian Rope Professionals. We carry top selling brands and products to serve the industry and work closely with our manufacturer partners to provide our customers with the latest technologies in equipment.

  • Products in-stock
  • Competitive pricing
  • Shipping from Vancouver
  • We specialize in outfitting teams and complex quotes


proven process

*Response and order delivery during usual business hours. Delivery time based on location.




Coast Ropes co-founder, Ryan Lewis, started his journey as a First Responder at the age of 16 when he volunteered with the Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary (RCMSAR) unit 14 in Gibsons. He has also volunteered with Sunshine Coast Search and Rescue, and Ontario Provincial Parks.

Ryan is an IRATA SPRAT Rope Access Technician with training in technical rope rescue, confined space, swiftwater, PPE inspection as well as product-specific training from leading manufacturers. 

With over a decade experience providing equipment to SAR teams, fire departments, military and individuals, Ryan knows how to outfit your team with the gear you need. 

SAR teams, Government & Military


Anna Threlfall has spent the last four years specializing in the marine industry. After a fulfilling sales career, Anna decided it was time to pursue her passions and apply her experiences. Working as a Marine Wildlife Naturalist and Deckhand, it didn’t take long for her to realize she wanted to do more and become more specialized. Anna became an avid professional diver instructor and currently volunteers with RCM-SAR Station 5 in White Rock.

Anna wants to learn and grow in this new role. Her aim is to continue to help others, learn and gain new skills. Anna is enthusiastic to apply her experience and knowledge to help find the right solutions for your team in a dynamic and changing environment.

Fire, Marine Rescue