Raincoast Institute

The Raincoast Institute offers high-quality continuing education courses that inspire adults and young adults to connect with natural ecosystems.

Upcoming courses:

Coastal Animal Tracking
(May 26 - 28)

Seaweeds of the West Coast
(June 9 - 11)

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Tofino Ambassador Program

A FREE program designed for newcomers and long-term locals alike! Learn more about our local history, ecology, and current events.

Our courses:
Small Town, Big Picture
Rainforest Ecology
Marine Ecology
Nuu-chah-nuulth Landscape


Coastal Animal Tracking

Coastal Animal Tracking with instructor David Moskowitz.
May 26 - 28
Catch David's public talk on Friday, May 26 @ 7:30pm
Darwin's Cafe at the Tofino Botanical Gardens
Tickets $10 at the door.


Raincoast Field School

Follow along with the adventures of our 2017 Spring Field School!

This program is led by Raincoast educator Ariane Batic, in partnership with the teachers and youth at the Wickanninish Elementary School.