Reel to Real Film and Speaker Series

Reel to Real brings interesting, innovative, and inspiring films and speakers to the Columbia Valley. Topics relate to local landscape and wildlife issues or adventure. Since 2012, we have hosted high-profile speakers including:

  • David Suzuki
  • Ethno-botanist and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Wade Davis
  • Bhutanese government representative Dasho Kinley Dorje
  • Kevin Van Tighem with his book, Bears without Fear

Recent films have included River of No Return, All the Time in the World, and Project Wild Thing.

Stay tuned for details on our 2017 series, focusing on the theme Bears, Bats and Bees.


Mark Halwa, ED of Greenways Trail Alliance gave a short presentation on the Westside Legacy Trail at Wildsight Invermere's 2nd annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival fund raiser.
Mark Halwa, ED of Greenways Trail Alliance talks about the Westside Legacy Trail.

Our Invermere branch focuses on the following programs:

Upcoming events related to Invermere

Traditional Tea Walk with Verna Stevens

Event Date:  Saturday, September 9, 2017

Join Wildsight Invermere and Shuswap elder Verna Stevens for a wild foraging walk. Verna will lead participants on…

Flycatchers to Nutcrackers - A Birding Adventure!

Event Date:  Saturday, October 14, 2017

This popular tour is back again! Discover the wetlands, grasslands and forest that make the Columbia Valley an…

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Branch Information


625 4th St
Box 2741
Invermere, BC V0A 1K0
Phone: 250.341.6898

Join The Team

Want to protect wildlife, clean water and wild spaces? Volunteer with us! Wildsight volunteers are a very special group of people who give generously of their time to stuff envelopes, attend rallies, help run events, put up posters, keep tabs on forestry practices in their communities and participate in citizen science initiatives.