The community of Moyie is working through the creation of its Official Community Plan (OCP). One of the key issues that has been raised by residents in this process is the future of the Moyie Narrows and options to preserve it. The Moyie Narrows are a ~3km stretch of river linking the north and south … Continued
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Join in the Yard Sale Trail on Saturday, June 2 from 8am to noon!
Kids “Bee” Creative with Wildsight Invermere as we join forces with Tegart Honey for a child-centered workshop all about bees. Visit Tegart Farming and discover the world of the honey bees. Beekeeper Rick Tegart will guide you through the wonders of a beehive, learning how honey bee colonies produce honey and have fun watching bees at … Continued
Meet John E. Marriott, one of Canada’s premier professional wildlife and nature photographers, as he presents the remarkable stories and photos behind his critically-acclaimed new book, Tall Tales, Long Lenses.
There’s no denying bears are a part of life in the Columbia Valley. Join us at our annual, family-friendly bear awareness day with fun activities, workshops and displays. Chat with local wildlife experts, learn how to keep bears wild and stay safe in bear country with hands-on bear spray lessons. Celebrate the amazing animals that roam our … Continued
Local naturalist Kalista Pruden is back for another wild walk! Learn to identify common edible and medicinal plants, where to find them, how to collect and use them, and about their current and historical cultural uses. This tour is an excellent introduction to ethnobotany and edible and medical plants. Saturday July 7 Time: 10am-12pm Location: … Continued
Wildsight Elk Valley is once hosting the Fernie Fall Fair! We’re celebrating with a festival that is as unique as our community. The Fernie Fall Fair is a grass roots public event that encourages people to bridge rural and urban living by promoting agriculture, recreation, household arts, and gardening. It is our goal to showcase healthy, … Continued