Whistler Naturalists


Whistler Naturalists Society
PO Box 845
Whistler, BC  V0N 1B0


WhistlerNaturalists [at] gmail.com

© 2019 Whistler Naturalists


Welcome to the Whistler Naturalists Society, a non-profit organization whose mission is to increase local knowledge of and appreciation for the natural world in the Whistler area.


Held the first Saturday of the month.


We meet at the foot of Lorimer Rd. by the river & RR crossing to walk to Rainbow park & back.

The schedule for the next few walks is (note winter start times!):​​​​​​​​​​​​​

  • Saturday, January 4th at 9 am

  • Saturday, February 1st at 9 am

Monthly Bird Walk


This past Fungus Among Us was held on October 18 & 19, 2019.


Thanks ​so much to all of the scientists, volunteers, students, teachers, and participants who made our 2019 event  an incredible success!

Click below to check out our past event photos and results...

Fungus Among Us


This past Whistler to Pemberton BioBlitz was held on June ​6 - 9, 2019.


Thanks to all of the scientists, jr. scientists, volunteers, teachers, and participants who made our 2019 event an amazing success!

Click below to check out our past event photos and results...



Christmas Bird Count

The Christmas Bird Count will be taking place on December 14, 2019 from 8:00 am - 3:00 pm. All welcome! Dress warmly and bring binoculars if you have them. More info available here.

Whistler Bird list

Discover Whistler's 261 species! Compiled by Naturalist volunteers Karl Ricker, Heather Baines, Chris Dale and Marcia Danielson. Available at the Whistler Museum or Armchair Books.


Call for Volunteers 

The Naturalists are a volunteer run organization so we always like to hear from those who are interested in helping out or have a project of their own they'd like our help with. More info here. .

4,000 Species and Counting! 

Lists of all of Whistlers species can be found on the Whistler Biodiversity Project website.

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