Lemmens Inlet birder tour - Sat May 4 2019 - part of the Tofino Shorebird Festival
a special one-time birding tour
Paddle a traditional – style canoe and appreciate birds!
T’ashii Paddle School is partnering with the Rain-coast Education Society for this once a year special tour in a traditional-style canoe!
Join us on this tour which includes two guides. One Nuuchahnulth guide to share about local First Nations culture and history, and one guide who is very knowledgable about birds. The group will paddle up Lemmens Inlet to the Meares Island mudflat area as the tide goes in, seeking mamaati (birds) to observe, learn from and appreciate.
What to expect:
This is a 4 hour tour and will run from 12:30pm to 4:30pm
Dress for the weather
Bring a snack and drinking water
bring binoculars and a quiet camera
Group paddle in a traditional-style ocean going canoe
Paddle and life jacket.
1 First Nations guide who will provide interpretation about the area from their perspective
1 Guide who is very knowledgable about birds
4 hour round trip: paddle up beautiful Lemmens Inlet to enjoy birds, mudflats at high tide, then paddle back.
5 and up.
at Jamies Whaling Station, 606 Campbell street
Lemmens Inlet birder tour – Sat May 4 2019 – part of the Tofino Shorebird Festival
Please select the day and number of people to book.
Tour date and time: May 4, 12:30pm to 4:30pm
Online bookings are minimum 24 hours in advanced. For same day bookings call 250 266 3787 or visit Jamie’s Whaling Station.
SWELL Education is the new name for T'ashii Paddle's paddleboarding, surfing, and first aid programs. Swell is the energy moving through the ocean, dynamic and constantly changing, a reminder that we are all connected on our small little planet. At SWELL Education our goal is to connect people with the ocean and the environment; to learn and grow together.