Friends of Cheakamus


A Memorable Day with Birds of Prey!

Nearly 30 members joined us on Sunday, December 1 to walk among the majestic wintering bald eagles at Cheakamus. Learn more.

Please note our next First Sunday Walk is February 2, 2020 - more details to come. In January, we encourage you to check out the 34th annual Brackendale Eagle Festival and Count 2020. This month-long festival features a special line-up of concerts, lecture series, art shows, group tours, and the annual Bald Eagle Count held on the first Sunday in January. Learn more.

Not a member yet? With a donation of $25 or more, you can participate in this event along with exclusive seasonal activities throughout the year. To make a donation click here, or by cheque or cash payment on the day. All donations support our environmental and Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) cultural education programs, and conservation work.

Have a question? Please contact, Sarah Bainbridge at sarah@cheakamuscentre.ca

Become a Friend today to participate in unique, family-friendly events throughout the year!

Donate to the Cheakamus Foundation and automatically become a Friend of Cheakamus. Join an ever-growing community of outdoor enthusiasts who have a love of nature, and a passion for environmental education and conservation. As a Friend of Cheakamus you will have access to the Cheakamus Centre ecological reserve for seasonal Friends of Cheakamus special events, and will be kept informed of the lasting impact of your support. Memberships run for the calendar year from January – December

Choose a donation level that is right for you:

  • Donate $25.00 and receive a subscription to Cheakamus Centre’s e-newsletter and seasonal Friends of Cheakamus special events for a single individual; be part of the reciprocal program with over 140 nature centres.
  • Donate $75.00 and receive a subscription to Cheakamus Centre’s e-newsletter and seasonal Friends of Cheakamus special events for a family of four; be part of the reciprocal program with over 140 nature centres.
  • Donate $500+ and in addition to above, receive a listing on the Friends of Cheakamus donor wall.

For upper-level donations, please contact Sarah Bainbridge at sarah@cheakamuscentre.ca or visit our Sponsorship page.

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Please Note: Our Friends of Cheakamus have access to the Cheakamus Centre ecological reserve during scheduled special events only. School programs are in progress most days. We appreciate your cooperation and understanding that drop in visits are not possible.