The Canadian Rangers are a part of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Reserves working in remote, isolated and coastal regions of Canada. They provide lightly-equipped, self-sufficient mobile forces to support CAF national security and public safety operations within Canada. They regularly train alongside other CAF members to remain prepared.
Their motto is ‘Vigilans,’ meaning ‘The Watchers.’
Some of the ways they protect Canada include:
Canadian Rangers by the numbers:
Canadian Ranger Patrol Groups (CRPGs)
The Canadian Rangers are divided into five Canadian Ranger Patrol Groups (CRPGs), each based in different remote, isolated and coastal communities across Canada.