Discovery Fishing Pier
(Picture BC photo)

Campbell River

Things to Do

Sightseers whale watching (Canadian Tourism Commission photo)

Sightseers whale watching (Canadian Tourism Commission photo)

Relax in downtown Campbell River and shop, dine, visit museums, and art galleries, or walk mile after mile of oceanside trails.

Head straight for adventure in a four-seasons playland of ocean, parks, and islands that surround Campbell River on all sides. Either way, there is no shortage of things to do at the southern edge of northern Vancouver Island.


Sports fishing here where salmon congregate en masse continues to draw rod-and-reel purists. For just the cost of a license, fish off the public pier downtown. Stand alongside the anglers in the Campbell River. Or chase the big ones with a professional guide.

Adventure tour companies bring the region's Orcas, grizzly bears, and marine life into camera range on wildlife viewing outings in spring, summer, and fall.

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