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Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours

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Discovery Harbour Marina Dock E, Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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Fantastic day

Today we had a fantastic day with David, we saw about 15 orca's. Yesterday we did the same tour on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gemmie V
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Great day on the water

My husband and I went on the afternoon tour on Monday. It was our second time and we will go again... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Connie T
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We can be found in "The Floathouse" located on Dock E in the Discovery Harbour Marina in beautiful Campbell River, British Columbia.
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Discovery Harbour Marina Dock E, Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Today we had a fantastic day with David, we saw about 15 orca's. Yesterday we did the same tour on very, very rough water so that we didn't see much. today the conpany gave us a second chance to watch orca's. How cool is that....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went on the afternoon tour on Monday. It was our second time and we will go again next year. We thoroughly enjoyed our outing. Unfortunately we didn't see whales or bears this time but did see eagles and sea lions. The...More

Thank Connie T
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CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Connie, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! We appreciate that you've joined us in the past and will again in the future! Sometimes the whales and bears evade us, but the eagles and sea lions are always a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on a 4 hour tour this past week, and the experience surpassed any of our expectations. We were given warm suits to wear on the zodiac, and toques to keep our heads warm - as it is still a little chilly on the...More

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CRWWAT, Office Staff at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Krista, Thank you so, so much for taking the time to write such a lovely and detailed review! The tours are such a great way to gain insight into the waters, nature, and wildlife that we have in the Campbell River area! The views...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such fun!! We took the 6 hr tour on the boat. We saw so many animals. The sight of the whales had my grandbabies so excited!! They provided lunch on Stewart island. There was a washroom on board also.More

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CRWWAT, Office Staff at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Afternoon Sue, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us this review and for taking a trip with us! We're pleased to hear that you had a fun trip and enjoyed your lunch at Big Bay! We hope to have you...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We took our two granddaughters on the whale watching tour with this company and were thrilled! There were only the 4 of us and one other family of 4 on the boat. It was a chilly day so we were suited up in the cozy...More

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CRWWAT, Office Staff at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Afternoon! Thank you so much for taking the time to write us this great review! It's so great to hear that you had such a lovely day out on the water with us! Sometimes it can be tricky to find the whales but our...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

A first rate Grissly bear tour, and we got to watch humpbacks playing on the way there. A great experience from the dock until we got back. A great way to spend a day.More

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CRWWAT, Office Staff at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Afternoon! Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a lovely review and for coming out on a trip with us! We're so pleased to hear that you had a great a experience with us! We hope to have you out...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Took a trip with Campbell River Whale Watching in August 2017. This was our second time out with them. This time there were 4 of us, 2 local to Campbell River, 2 visiting from Ontario. We had a great day, nice weather, great and knowledgeable...More

Thank Mike L
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CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Hi Mike, Thanks for writing us this great review! It sounds like your second trip was full of great sightings! Seeing the bears foraging on the beach must have been such a treat! We hope to have you out with us again for a third...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

We received a full day trip as a gift and it was a excellent way to spend a sunny day! We have also recommended it to friends who also thoroughly enjoyed it along with their 2 grandchildren.More

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CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Good Afternoon! Thank you for writing this lovely review. A day out on the water with sunshine and a fresh sea breeze is the perfect way to relax! Thanks for recommending us! We really appreciate it! We hope to see you again! All the best,...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

My Wife now wants to go every year for her Birthday! We saw everything, Bears, Whales, eagles, dolphins. By far the best tour option in Campbell River!More

Thank Nick M
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CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Hi Nick, Thanks for taking the time to write us a review! We're so glad you and your wife enjoyed your day and had so many sightings! Making it an annual tradition doesn't sound like a problem to us! See you in the future! Team...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

best ride ever, saw whales and so many wonderful dolphins. Very safe and knowledgeable captain. Shore lunch was also fun.More

Thank Vera B
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CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Hi Vera, Thank you for taking the time our of your day to write us a review! We're so glad you enjoyed your trip with us! Getting out to stretch your legs and eat on the shore is always a nice and necessary break! We...More

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Harmony L L
31 March 2017|
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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
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queens888
26 October 2016|
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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...
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queens888
25 October 2016|
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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
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