20th Annual Tofino Shorebird Festival

May 5 -7

Every year from late April through May, flocks of sandpipers, plovers, whimbrels, and many other shorebirds pass through the Tofino area. Thousands stop here to feed and rest as they make their impressive journey from South and Central America northward to their Arctic breeding grounds.

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2017 Brunch for the Birds

Join us for the Brunch for the Birds, an fundraiser for the 20th annual Tofino Shorebird Festival!

Sunday April 23
11:00am - 1:00pm
Wickaninnish Inn
Tickets: $40/pp

Coastal Animal Tracking

Join us for the first Raincoast Institute weekend field course of 2017!
Coastal Animal Tracking with instructor David Moskowitz.
May 26 - 28

This course fills up quick so be sure to register early!

Raincoast Institute

Raincoast Institute courses are led by world-class instructors in Tofino, BC. Join us for weekend field-courses in:
Coastal Animal Tracking
Seaweeds of the West Coast
Mushrooms of the West Coast


Connecting Students with Wildlife Project

The Connecting Students with Wildlife Project (CSWP) is a wildlife monitoring project that teaches students about coexisting with wildlife on the west coast.