Rubber Fish Race at Thornton Creek Hatchery

Sunday March 11, 2018 : 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thornton Creek Fish Hatchery, Port Albion

Race starts at 1pm

           Sponsor racing rubber fish & prepare them for their race down the falls! Come join the folks at the hatchery for some refreshments, tour the hatchery and the watch the race. Win prizes! It’s far more than just winning! Place bets on your Community Fish, Corporate Fish or Personal Racing Fish! See if you can stump the resident fish experts or spot other wildlife. Join in the fun! Presented in cooperation with Thornton Creek Enhancement Society.
Buy your rubber fishes for $5 each - with prizes to be won RACE STARTS AT 1PM

Button event – no Admission. Buttons Button Event will be available for purchase



Button Event
Kids/Family Fun
Maritime & Coastal Cultures

Coastal Explorer with Hello Nature Adventure Tours

Sunday March 11, 2018 : 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Challenge yourself to a wilderness hike.  The coastal rainforest and windswept beaches hold countless stories of ancient trading routes for local First Nations.  Eagles, seals, sea lions, mink, sea otters, and even whales are in abundance at varying times of the year.

Expert guides will escort and interpret the natural and cultural history of the area . Our guest carry only a bottle of water, a light but delicious snack, and any needed personal gear.  Safety equipment will be provided and carried by your guide.
Partnered event25% of proceeds go to support the Whale festival.
Phone or email for reservations  $30pp/ 10 people max  250-726-2035


Interpretive Walks
Maritime & Coastal Cultures