Birding by Kayak

This five-hour sea kayaking tour will take you on a journey to experience extensive areas of prime shorebird habitat only accessible by water.

Birder’s Breakfast

Take advantage of all Tofino has to offer by starting your day with breakfast at the spectacular Long Beach Lodge Resort.

Offshore Birding

This trip will be an all-day excursion to some of the offshore banks and canyons in search of albatrosses, shearwaters, storm-petrels and other pelagic birds.

Opening Night of the Tofino Shorebird Festival

We will kick off the Tofino Shorebird Festival with a social evening to celebrate the migration of the shorebirds, meet other bird enthusiasts, and go over the festival schedule while enjoying food and drink.

Small Town, Big Picture – TAP Session

Learn about local history, cross-cultural understanding, businesses and activities, festivals, host etiquette, and important civic information.

Marine Ecology – TAP Session

This course focuses on the rich marine environment that plays an integral role in life on this coast.

Birds of the West Coast

In this weekend field course, participants will be introduced to the general ecology and biology of birds with an emphasis on the species commonly found in and around Clayoquot Sound.

Shorebird Shoreline Clean up

The shorebirds are starting to arrive on the Tofino Mudflats to fuel up for their journey north. In preparation for the feeding frenzy, team mudflats will be cleaning up plastic pollution from the mudflats shoreline.

Raincoast Walk

Come learn about local ecology and the connection between the land and the sea, with Raincoast Education Society biologist. Meet at the Whale Lot (Lighthouse Loop). Rain or shine!

Orcas at Risk? Culture & Conservation of West Coast Killer Whales

with cetacean expert Dr. John Ford