Clayoquot Sound Coastline. Photo: Matthew Maran

Public Raincoast Programs - Summer 2018

Summer Interpretive Programs with Raincoast Education Society:

Raincoast Ecology Walks
Every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday in July and August!
1 - 2:30pm
Learn about the rainforest and intertidal ecosystems of the area!
Meet at the Sandbar Bistro at Long Beach Lodge Resort, on Cox Bay.


Plankton Tuesdays

Every Tuesday in July & August!
2 - 3pm
Discover the microscopic world of plankton and their role in the marine ecosystem!
For July: meet at the Raincoast Office, in the Tofino Botanical Gardens (1084 Pacific Rim Hwy)
*** For August: meet at Ocean Outfitters (368 Main St.) for August! ***


Beach Seines

Tuesday July 3 &  July 17;
Wednesday, August 1 & August 15
10 -11:30am 
Explore intertidal eelgrass meadows and learn about the animals that live in this important habitat!
Meet on the beach at Tofino Sea Kayaking (320 Main St.)

Interested in the rich natural landscape of Clayoquot Sound? Our expert guides draw on both scientific and cultural perspectives to provide you a unique understanding of the globally significant ecosystems of the region. The programs are free, and donations are always appreciated. Please dress appropriately, with good footwear. These programs will run rain or shine.