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Eagle Eye Adventures

Discovery Harbor, Dock K, Campbell River, British Columbia V9W 0B3, Canada
+1 250-286-0809
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Get away to a place where you will find THE only item on your To-Do list is,to look out for the next whale or bear making a memorable appearance on... more » Owner description: Get away to a place where you will find THE only item on your To-Do list is,to look out for the next whale or bear making a memorable appearance on their terms! "COLLECT MOMENTS, NOT THINGS." On Vancouver Island, you can immerse in our Wildlife. Everywhere on Vancouver Island is teeming with wildlife, creature's great and small; the land up here still belongs to mother nature. Our waterways are what we're famous for.The unique currents caused by ebbing and flooding tides charge a food chain that reaches from phytoplankton up through herring, salmon, dolphins, seals, orcas and humpback whales, among myriad other marine mammals and wildlife you'll find in the straights and open waters surrounding the Discovery Islands. From Campbell River, hop onto our boats and head out on the water off the Discovery Islands, Desolation sound, and sometimes the sunshine coast for a glimpse of a pod of orcas or a Humpback breaching the surface. Porpoises and Dolphins can sometimes be seen playing in the wake of our boats. Above all, what we love about the wilderness here; it's still wild. It's why, no matter how far away we go, we always come back. It's the greatest risk of coming here, you never want to leave! « less
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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181 reviews 181 reviews
62 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Alreay early in the morning we heard that the whales would be far out. Yarvis Inlet. Woow, that will be a long ride and it was. But .... we finally catched up with two groups of killer whales. It was photo shooting for 15 minutes and they were gone .... Too bad. And than ... all the way back. It... More

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None, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We had a good time on Eagle Eye Adventure's 6 hour whale watching trip. It is a bit pricey and I was reluctant at first, but my wife said it was a once in a life time experience and she was right. After the trip was over, I had no qualms over the price. We saw a pods of Orcas... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

Amazing! We loved our guide and our experience was above and beyond. We were able to see eagles, seals, sea lions, dolphins and Orcas on our excursion. At the beginning we saw everything except the orcas which is exactly what I really had want to see and as our time was coming to a close it looked like I may... More

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Mellieha, Malta
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Josh was just the perfect host on a great adventure trip. We encountered humpback whales and a fantastic family of orca's and without disturbing them at all we managed to stay in their company for more than 2 hours. He also showed us the most wonderful rapids. A big recommendation from us.

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Whakatane, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We took 2 trips in 2 days, both were incredible. While not necessarily the most prolific appearance of animals, the depth of knowledge Jos possesses had us feeling a bond with the land its people and animal life. Captivated the whole time.

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Courtenay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We had an amazing experience on our first whale watching trip! It was definitely one of the highlights of our summer. We spent a gorgeous day on the ocean in the zodiac...the ride alone was a blast! The bonus was the sunshine, breathtaking panoramic views, salty sea spray, and of course seeing some WHALES! We saw eagles, dolphins, orcas, and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

We really liked their whale watching tour. The zodiacs are pretty fast and maneuverable, they are sufficiently comfortable and feel safe. We went quite a distance, more than I would have expected. We saw many orcas, plus dolphins, sea lions andf an eagle. The scenery there is wonderful, much better than a whale watching tour on the open sea! Five... More

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JosKrynen, Owner at Eagle Eye Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we really appreciate this, it's a good feedback towards us. I'm really happy that you gave us 5 stars for the whale watch, that's one of the things we try to set as our goal. I also must say that this year we had some challenges with the grizzly trips, as we are depending on the... More

Carlisle, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

Received an email 2 days before cancelling our trip, fortunately we were in a motel with wifi & checked emails or we may have turned up expectantly. Managed to book with another company. Email stated that an email to them hadn't been sent, when you're charging £200 + per person for a trip surely it's the companies job to check... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

My wife and I took three tours in three days with Eagle Eye and loved each one of them. Jos the owner led two of the tours and Lee led the third. The grizzly bear tour was the highlight - we saw sea lions, dolphins, eagles, orcas, seals, and six grizzly bears - including three cubs and one bear within... More

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Vancouver Island
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18 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Yesterday was a beautiful day weather-wise but being on the water with Eagle Eye and finding whales plus other wildlife made it very special. Granted, when we arrived, I was a bit put off by the fact that we were going in Zodiacs, not on a larger vessel (my hubby booked the trip). I like the security of a larger... More

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