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Destiny River Adventures

1630 Island Highway, Campbell River, British Columbia V9W 2E5, Canada
250-287-4800
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Owner description: Destiny River Adventures is based in Campbell River on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. They offer professionally guided river rafting... more » Owner description: Destiny River Adventures is based in Campbell River on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. They offer professionally guided river rafting tours ranging from the thrills of whitewater rafting to serene scenic river floats and snorkeling with thousands of returning salmon. Their variety of trips allow almost anyone to participate - families & seniors welcome!Their Northern Vancouver Island and British Columbia west coast rafting tours focus on the whole river adventure - wilderness, wildlife and personal discovery. All are key to the ultimate exploration of these pristine B.C. rivers. Their attention to detail will make the memories of your river rafting adventure trip unforgettable.All tours depart from Campbell River on Vancouver Island. They are a short 1.5 hour highway drive from the ferry terminal in Nanaimo or 3 hours from Victoria. Scheduled airline service is available directly to Campbell River and nearby Comox. « less
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Surrey, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Every peoson living in Western Canada needs to do this. Being an avid fisherman, I was immediately attracted to the adventure, but afterwards, I truly gained a new respect for the amazing salmon that fill our waters. Great for any age and Jamie is a class act. Very relaxing drifting down the river with stops at the pools to view... More

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Port McNeill, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Liked the tour. We saw an owl, some american dippers, sandpipers, and a trout swimming below us. The staff were great and we were well taken care of. I think anybody could do this tour. It was safe, comfortable. We went through rapids after learning how to work as a group and prepped for any dangers. I felt we were... More

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Hamilton, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

We (3 adults) had a wonderful time. Went in mid August and saw hundreds and hundreds of salmon all around us. Next visit to Vancouver Island will definitely include a repeat of this day. The staff were excellent and even the weak swimmer in our group felt safe. You have the option of returning to the raft whenever you want... More

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Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

This was an awesome way to spend a Sunday afternoon. Jamie and his guides made for a safe and enjoyable white water rafting. We travel the Nimpkish River for 21km downstream to the lake, encountering wildlife, fish, the most beautiful scenery on the planet and the history of the logging industry on Vancouver Island from the 1940's. Jamie was born... More

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Nanaimo, BC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

Had an amazing day on the river doing the "Nimpkish River Wilderness Adventure"...the water level was too low to do the "whitewater" trip but this one suited me fine. It is a long full day of travel and rafting. Stopped along the river for a wonderful lunch and later for a snack. Had the opportunity to cliff jump but it... More

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Campbell River BC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

If you live here in Campbell River you need to be a tourist in your own backyard starting with a river raft ride on The Nimpkish. Destiny River has real heros running the rafts!

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Campbell River, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

very well renowned for being a safe, but fun adventure!

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2011

We did the salmon snorkel in July. It was cold in the water, and I would expect that would be the case most of the year. The river is pretty calm, so not too much worry about experience. It would be neat experience if there were many fish, but I think we were too early for that. The guides were... More

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Lethbridge, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2011

I was a little unsure about this rafting/snorkeling trip as I am not a good swimmer and this was my first rafting experience. It was great, the staff were very experienced and I snorkeled for a bit although the water really is quite cold. All the gear you need is provided although I wish I had brought my own snorkelling... More

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Sugar Land, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2011

The scenery on this rafting trip was amazing. We saw eagle nests and various other birds and plenty of salmon swimming up river. Our guide (Jim) had nearly 30 years of experience as a guide and was so knowledge about the area and the river. This trip was well worth the price.

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