Bald Eagles in a tree
Numerous adventure, wildlife, whale watching, and grizzly bear tours depart Campbell River from May through the end of October.
These thrilling half and full-day trips utilize either high-speed zodiacs or comfortable cruisers in travelling up the Discovery Passage to prime killer whale territory in the Johnstone Strait.
Whales, Seals, Eagles & More
Pods of Orcinus orca (aka Orcas, the largest member of the dolphin family) travel through the region's cold, deliciously well-stocked waters year-round. Some 220 of these magnificent black-and-white predators reside full-time off northern Vancouver Island from June to October.
Signing up for whale-watching expedition is the best way to see Orcas in the wild as they go through their behaviours of spy hopping, slapping, breaching, and lobtailing. Skippers know these waters well and adhere to government ecotourism regulations designed to ensure the safety of the region's wildlife.
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1630 Island Hwy
Campbell River, British Columbia
Destiny River Adventures is currently the only government licensed, professional river outfitter on Vancouver Island.
We offer a variety of experiences including raft & snorkel with salmon tours, scenic river floats, family wilderness adventures, thrilling whitewater & multi-day river expeditions. Our trips focus on the whole river adventure - wilderness, wildlife & personal discovery are key to the exploration of our rivers & making your memories unforgettable. Our certified professional guides allow us to offer trips suitable for almost all ages & abilities on a variety of coastal rivers.
Bus charters & custom tours are also available throughout the year.
257 Glen Rd
Clearwater, British Columbia
Feed your passion for adventure travel. Experience an ocean full of wildlife encounters and boundless adventures. Travel with Ecosummer Expeditions on intimate group wilderness adventures: kayaking with orcas in BC's Johnstone Strait, exploring old-growth rain forests and wild running rivers or hiking the West Coast Trail on an epic journey of discovery.
Unplug. Reconnect. Relax. Repeat. Sign-up for one of our eco-tours and we'll show you how it's done.
We provide Fishing Charters & Marine Tours - Year round. Whether it be fishing on the East Coast, West Coast or interior of Vancouver Island, we are ideally placed to move to where the fish are. We love salmon fishing, halibut fishing, bottom fishing & prawning/crabbing on the ocean & trout or salmon fishing on the Island's lakes & rivers.
We are passionate about providing safe & exciting fishing adventures. Our boats are comfortable & Transport Canada certified. Our guides are experienced, licenced & fully insured. We provide Charters in and around Courtenay/Comox, /Hornby/Denman, Port McNeil, Senora Island, Tahsis, Zeballos, Esperanza, Quatsino, Strathcona Park.
Based In Heriot Bay
Quadra Island, British Columbia
Join us for the exhilarating & unforgettable mothership adventure of your dreams. Extraordinary wildlife viewing, breathtaking landscapes & warm, hospitable crew combine to thoroughly satisfy & delight every guest. We offer a variety of sea kayak tours where we paddle each day & return to the mothership each night. Accompanied by qualified naturalists, we explore the remote wilderness areas of coastal British Columbia, kayak through glacial fed waters, amongst lushly forested islands dotted with ancient First Nations village sites & observe numerous species of wildlife including orca killer whales, dolphins, harbour seals, black bears, grizzly bears, bald eagles & deer.
Join us to experience unparallelled wildlife viewing, whale watching & awe-inspiring First Nations culture, amidst BC's most spectacular landscapes. Our small group sizes mean our guests enjoy the most intimate experiences with nature & our photographers the best opportunities... our guests are never just part of a crowd. With our small groups (maximum 6 guests per trip), our fully certified professional guides can better ensure the safety of the group while having the least impact on the lands we visit & the wildlife we view. Join our scheduled trips or design your own custom (private) charter & experience the Wild in Wilderness!
1625 MacDonald Rd
Campbell River, British Columbia
Explore the rich tradition of BC salmon fishing in renowned Campbell River, 'The Salmon Capital of the World,' at the doorstep of one of the world's most impressive salmon migrations.
Set off from the resort in a 17 foot Boston Whaler & fish the waters of Discovery Passage with an experienced guide who shares your passion & excitement for fishing. Our guides are BC salmon fishing experts with a vast knowledge of the region & a deep respect for the sport. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced angler, your guide will help you reel in the catch you've been waiting for.
685 Heriot Bay Rd
Heriot Bay, British Columbia
Kayak with Killer Whales at our Orca base camp in Johnstone Strait or take one of our kayak expedition vacations to Desolation Sound, Discovery Islands or the Fjordlands. Trips range from 4 to 7 days. We provide memorable outdoor experiences for adventure travellers that combine spectacular scenery, scrumptious food & abundant wildlife encounters including whales, dolphins, bears & eagles. Our top-rated service caters to both local & international clientele. All tours are fully inclusive & no kayaking experience is required. Only have a day? Visit our storefront for paddleboard & kayak rentals or day tours in the stunning vistas surrounding Quadra Island.