Customized Programs: West Coast NEST - ongoing

Our communities are teeming with eye-opening outdoor learning opportunities. Within the region, there are over 30 organizations and businesses that provide exceptional educational experiences. Let us help plan your group learning adventure!




West Coast NEST


Clayoquot Biosphere Reserve Region


The Education Coordinator will work with you to create a unique learning experience for your group. The following services are available:

  • customized itinerary development;
  • coordination of educational programs* and learning spaces;
  • recommendations for group travel and accommodation based on group needs;
  • a group welcome upon arrival and orientation to important community information; and
  • a point of contact prior to and during your stay on the West Coast.

Our region has numerous fun, safe, and affordable hands-on learning opportunities, and we will work with you to build a unique, enriching, outdoor academic experience for your group. *Regional Partners provide hands-on educational programs covering topics such as Indigenous culture, nature, sustainability, science, language, history, outdoor education, and art.

Course fee:

Customized planning is $150 for the first hour, then $50/hour. There are additional costs payable for each educational tour or workshop that is booked.

How to register:

Please email the Director of Education at to receive a booking form.