Coast Guard Station Ludington

Ludington North Breakwall LightFlotilla 31-6, 9th Western District
Ludington, Michigan
(formerly Flotilla 20-06)

The Ludington Auxiliary Meetings are held every second Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm in the Ludington Coast Guard Station.

The Public is always invited to attend.


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From time to time, the Ludington Flotilla of the Coast Guard Auxiliary sponsors a boating safety class, formerly called "About Boating Safely". This course is for the beginner as well as the intermediate boater. Upon successful completion, a boater safety certificate is awarded, as well as a wallet-sized card certifying  completion of the course.

Boating Safety Class -

The United Stated Coast Guard Auxiliary will hold a Boating Safely Class on Saturday, June 1 from 9 AM to 2 PM and continuing on Monday, June 3 and Tuesday, June 4 from 6 Ė 8 PM both nights.  The class will be held at the Ludington Public Library.  This class is designed for young people ages 13 and older, those new to boating or anyone who wants to refresh their knowledge of current boating requirements, laws, equipment and practices for a safe and enjoyable season of boating fun.   Attendance at all the sessions is required.  The cost of the class is $5 per person.  The text may be purchased for $20.   Please use the parking area and entrance at the west side of the building and use the west entrance.  Advance reservations may be made by contacting Donna Hallin, Public Education Officer, at 757-3360 or  Make your reservation now as space is limited for this course.  Letís make 2019 a season of safe boating!

Navigation Classes - Typically run 7:00 - 9:00 pm.  The Coast Guard Auxiliary on occasion, conducts a "Navigation" class, covering all aspects of marine navigation, including GPS usage. Location is usually in the Ludington Public Library "Zonta" room, Ludington Mi. 49431. Parking and entrance for the class are on the West side of library.


Usually starting 9:00 am,  the Coast Guard Auxiliary sponsors a class "GPS WORKSHOP". This course is for the beginner as well as the intermediate boater.

For cost and other details, please contact Rich Voss (see below). Location is the Ludington Public Library, "Rotary Room", Ludington Mi. 49431. Parking and entrance for the class will be on the West side of library.

Please RSVP to Donna H. at Donna phone number,  or e-mail:  Donna email