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Address: 1084 Pacific Rim Highway, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Phone Number: +1 250-725-2560
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Description: The mission of the Raincoast Education Society is to help shape an...
The mission of the Raincoast Education Society is to help shape an environmentally sustainable future for the Clayoquot and Barkley Sound region through education and community stewardship.
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Amazing Organization!

The Raincoast Education Society is a fantastic organization! I started out by taking the Ambassador program and ecology course that follows. Both of these were awesome! It is a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 27, 2014
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

The Raincoast Education Society is a fantastic organization! I started out by taking the Ambassador program and ecology course that follows. Both of these were awesome! It is a great way to learn about the area whether you plan to stay in Tofino short term or long term. I appreciate that they developed this program for people as a way... More 

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North Battleford, Saskatchewan, Canada
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9 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Dan is a knowledgeable and entertaining guide. We went on a walk across the mudflats and it was an enjoyable educational experience. The society has different educational experiences available and is located in the Ecolodge at the Botanical Gardens.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Very helpful and knowledgeable staff, with many interesting images and facts that enable the visitor to get a great idea of the place and it's surroundings. A must visit.

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14 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

i believe they should do a better job and renovate some to the newer standards of museums and visitor centers including the guidance but overall nice. we just have seen better in the US NP and at the Rogers Pass visitor center.

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Port Coquitlam, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Love this museum and the History the AMAZING BEACH and one of the best Restaurants Every one of us enjoyed our food and that is hard to do at times . The price of the meal was reasonable for the incredible quality and Ocean view well worth it The staff were friendly and helpful very kind to my daughters Definitely... More 

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Qualicum Beach, Canada
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

A nice center to get information and learn and see of the area. A lot of info to read and get a feeling for the area.

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