We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours

Features Animals
Discovery Harbour Marina Dock E, Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
+1 877-909-2667
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Awesome Tour at the sea

Super Fantastic Day with excellent guide, Leif. We (2 adults and 2 boys 10 and 11) booked A full... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Hans-Henrik L
via mobile
Just awesome!

Campbell River at its best. An amazing day whale watching! A 7-8 hours trip ended out being 9,5... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
mfynbo
,
Horsens, Denmark
via mobile
Read all 424 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
More
We can be found in "The Floathouse" located on Dock E in the Discovery Harbour Marina in beautiful Campbell River, British Columbia.
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“black bear” (49 reviews)
“sea lions” (117 reviews)
“zodiac boat” (13 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
LOCATION
Discovery Harbour Marina Dock E, Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
CONTACT
Website
+1 877-909-2667
Write a Review
Reviews (424)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

51 - 60 of 348 reviews

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Super Fantastic Day with excellent guide, Leif. We (2 adults and 2 boys 10 and 11) booked A full Day Tour, and what A Day. The guide was really good at explaning the wildlife and Nature. We had A long boat trip with quite bumpy...More

Thank Hans-Henrik L
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Hans-Henrik L, thank you for letting us take you and your family on an adventure with us! We're thrilled that Leif was able to show you some of the wonderful wildlife the Campbell River area has to offer. Your safety is important to us, so...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Campbell River at its best. An amazing day whale watching! A 7-8 hours trip ended out being 9,5 hours and 365 km sailed. Sometimes a bit bumpy, but all worth it! Bald eagles, Harbour and Dall's porpoise, dolphins (a group of ca 100), one black...More

Thank mfynbo
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Hi mfynbo, Thank you kindly for sharing your phenomenal review and marvelous photos! We're happy to hear that you had the best possible time on the water with Leif. We pride ourselves on going the extra mile, both figuratively and literally, so knowing that you...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

My husband had an amazing time on our whale watching tour. The boats are very comfortable and the survival suits go a long way to help keep you warm while you are speeding along. That being said I would definitely advise dressing warmly. I wore...More

Thank Kay M
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

We appreciate you taking the time to write this review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your tour and found the trip North worthwhile! It is always a treat when the dolphins come out to play! We definitely recommend wearing extra layers on the...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

Campbell River Whale Watching is a really well run organisation. The team kept us informed in the lead-up to our tour and sent us on the best possible trip. Mother nature really smiled on us with a beautiful day and great wildlife, but it was...More

Thank rob8366
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Thank you for the review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us! That was a spectacular day on the water with the orcas, humpbacks, and porpoises! We hope to see you again in the future. Thank you from everyone...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Thank you jack for everything , we all loved the tour !! Your team goes above and beyond to make sure you see everything this beautiful place has to offer .bears ,sea lions , seals , Dolphins, porpoise, eagles and of coarse whales . And...More

Thank Tony G
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time out to write this review! It takes a whole team to make things happen and we're so glad you had a great, informative trip with tons of sightings! We hope to have you out with us again in the...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017

Had a great day on the water with our guide, Andrew. His friendly and knowledgeable demeanour, coupled with a dogged determination to show us local wildlife resulted in a once in a lifetime experience. The zodiac was speedy and comfortable. Would definitely consider doing this...More

Thank siddehaan
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We're so glad you had an unforgettable trip with Andrew! We would love to have you out again with us in the future! All the best from the entire team at CRWW

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

You can't go wrong doing the 7-8 hour tour. Very enthousiastic people that want to show you what you came for, with respect for the animals. Saw lots of eagles, seals, dolphins, humpback whales, bears, ... Learned a lot about the animals too. Thumbs up!More

Thank muldertom
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to write this review! We're pleased to hear that you had a great time and learned about the wildlife in our area! We hope to have you out again with us in the future! All the best from...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Oh my! I cannot say enough good things about our whale watching tour. The only unfortunate thing was we did not see any whales but we were there in May not really a prime time for whales. Our guide and zodiac boat driver did everything...More

Thank treemom
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a fantastic, detailed review! We're so happy to know that we were the highlight of your trip to BC and that you enjoyed your tour! We hope we can have you out with us...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

What a great experience! You must do the 7-8hrs tour if you can, so you are able to go the extra mile to see all the wildlife. Shay was our guide and he was fabulous. We even saw dolphins which were chased by orchids. A...More

Thank 277mirjamm
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! We're so glad you had a great experience and were even able to see the Dolphins (which are my personal favourite)! We hope you can come out with us again! All the best...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017

We went on the 4 hour tour. Fantastic! We saw harbour seals, several humpback whales (7), and approximately 200 Pacific White sided Dolphins. The Dolphins put on a great show surfing in our wake and jumping in the air. The Boat was very comfortable, and...More

Thank firehoser75
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review! We're so glad you had such a memorable trip! We hope to have you out again in the future! All the best from the whole team here at CRWW!

Nearby
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Quay West Kitchen & Catering
433 reviews
.33 km away
Royal Zayka
37 reviews
.27 km away
Dockside Fish & Chips
72 reviews
.07 km away
Shot in the Dark Cafe
118 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby Attractions
Maritime Heritage Centre
66 reviews
.82 km away
Campbell River Visitor Centre
82 reviews
.25 km away
BC Ferries
17 reviews
.03 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Harmony L L
31 March 2017|
Answer
Response from tgwood | Reviewed this property |
Chances are that you will see whales and or Orcas on a whale watching trip. By the same token on a Grizzly Bear trip , your chances of seeing bears are very strong. They do guarantee you to see bears on the Grizzly trip and... More
0
Votes
queens888
26 October 2016|
Answer
Response from 053weejohnny530 | Reviewed this property |
I use a Nikon D7100 with a 18-300mm telephoto..almost any camera will work actually, the wildlife is not very far away...
2
Votes
queens888
25 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 11 answers
Response from Moiraine8 | Reviewed this property |
There were only 12 in our group. Once we landed at Orford Pt, Drew and William took us out to the viewing platforms. It pretty well depends on how many bears are around - if lots of bears in close proximity, they will stay... More
2
Votes