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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
+1 877-909-2667
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Great day watching whales and dolphins with Captain Jim Rogers!

We chose the covered boat option in the case of foul weather but found it to be a perfect escape... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Halfman1
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San Diego
Great day wirh many wild animals

Wie did the grizzly tour in Augst 2017. The covered vessel was very comfortable. A small washroom... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Bjoern_7750
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Hesse, Germany
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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 1 September 2017

We chose the covered boat option in the case of foul weather but found it to be a perfect escape from the sun on a beautiful day for whale watching. Saw several Humpbacks, a lone brown bear and a large school of dolphins, but at...More

Thank Halfman1
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Halfman1, Thank you very much for your kind comments about both the tour and Jim. He will be thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time on the water with him! We look forward to having you out with us again! Kind Regards from all...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017

Wie did the grizzly tour in Augst 2017. The covered vessel was very comfortable. A small washroom was onboard. Our guide Jim had very interesting informations about the wildlife and the area. We saw Orcas, Humpbacks, Dolphins, a black bear, a seal and some bald...More

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CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Bjoern_7750, Thank you very much for your kind review! It's great to hear that you had an eventful tour! Seeing a wide variety of animals is always exciting, and it sounds like you did. Please come back and visit us again! We'd be happy to...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017

The company did their best to give us viewing of whales. We did see humpbacks but were told the resident orcas were too far north. We at one stage were surrounded by white belly dolphins and they wer palying and jumping. We sighted two black...More

Thank Yendel G
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Yendel G, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our company and give us feedback about your tour! We're very glad that you had a good time. The dolphins are so much fun and always a highlight! If you're ever back in...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

We took this whale watching trip on Monday, August 28, and what a day we had. Our guide Shea was personable, knowledgable and entertaining. We left around 9 in the morning and spend the day cruising the ocean looking for whales. We sighted Orcas chasing...More

1  Thank Leah K
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Leah K, Thank you so much for your lovely words! What a wonderful day on the water you had. It sounds as though Shea did a fantastic job orchestrating the tour. Please come back and visit us again soon! Kind Regards from all of us...More

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We hit out at the waters at 9:30 AM with great expectations. From what our guide told us before we started, it was almost 100% certainty that we would find and see Humpback Whales on our 6 hours tour. With an international group of participants...More

Thank Bjørn S
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Hi Bjørn S, We are so pleased that you had an eventful day out on the water with us! We'd also like to thank you for taking the time to leave such a kind review and the willingness to recommend us to others. Please come...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Great day out around Quadra Island. Our Guide Jen was great, she found us lots of wildlife and her breadth and depth of knowledge was impressive. She clearly loves what she does and has a passion for the wildlife she guides people to. Wildlife highlights...More

1  Thank DHall3008
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Hi DHall3008, Thank you so much for your lovely review! We're glad Jen was able to show you around the Quadra Island area and take you to view some amazing wildlife! Not only that, but it's wonderful that the rapids were able to add to...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

So much more than whale watching! Jen was great bringing us to not only whales, but also seals, sea lions, porpoises and dolphins. The ocean rapids were also a highlight - some of the biggest in the world! Great trip!More

Thank Paul H
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Hi Paul, Thank you so much for your fabulous review. We are pleased that you were able to see such an abundance of wildlife while out on a tour with us. We will pass on your compliments to Jen. We hope you'll visit us again...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Thanks to our experienced guide who was always in touch with other boats, we were lucky to see lots of marine and other wildlife. We did the full day trip and loved the lunch in a beautiful setting. We would definitely recommend it.More

Thank Sarah Z
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Sarah, Thank you kindly for your review of Campbell River Whale Watching. We're so glad that you enjoyed your full day on the water with us! And yes, communicating with the other boats is the best way to ensure that everyone has the best experience...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

It was absolutely amazing to see humpback whales in their own habitat. I was disappointed that we never saw any killer whales. They claimed that it could be possible see some, then when I got back I was informed that killer whales (orcas) do not...More

Thank Sarah R
CRWWAT, Manager at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Good morning Sarah, I am not sure which day you joined us for the tour (as it must have been booked under a different name) but Orca, like other wildlife, are difficult to predict. Campbell River Whale Watching is part of a wildlife information gathering...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

We went on the full day tour and could not have had a more positive experience. We saw humpback whales, orca, seals, dolphins, bald eagles feeding on fish and a black bear. The weather was ideal and the boat was great for moving around all...More

Thank Alex B
CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Alex, Thank you so much for taking the time to share you experience with us! It's so great to hear that the weather cooperated and that you saw a variety of animals on your tour. It's important to us that our guests enjoy their time...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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