Oban lifeboat assisted a yacht in distress in Loch Craignish in the early hours of yesterday morning.
The vessel, with two adults and three children on board had run aground on mud and was listing.
RNLI Mora Edith MacDonald was called out shortly after 4am to help the yacht re-float.
They then set off for Ardfern marina.
Oban coastal rescue team also attended the incident, coordinated by Belfast coastguard.