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Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours

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Address: Discovery Harbour Marina Dock E, Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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We can be found in "The Floathouse" located on Dock E in the...

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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Great day on the water

I booked a day trip with Campbell River Whale Watching in september. It was amazing! So many orcas, some humpbacks and beautiful surroundings. I came to Canada especially to see... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a day trip with Campbell River Whale Watching in september. It was amazing! So many orcas, some humpbacks and beautiful surroundings. I came to Canada especially to see the orcas and this company did not disappoint. The orcas were spyhopping all the time and at some point they were swimming under our boat. It was such a great... More 

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CRWWAT, Manager at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. It is not often that we as staff take the time to go on whale watching tours with other local companies so this feed back is appreciated. We are glad that you enjoyed yourself here on Vancouver Island and hope to see you again sometime. Perhaps we can persuade you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely the best there is... these guys right here will give you a whale watching and/or adventure tour you will never forget!

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CRWWAT, Manager at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this review

Good afternoon Let us know what time of the year that you will be in the area and we can look at what options will be the best for you ! More 

Campbell River, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2016

I just wanted to let you know about this company of dedicated naturalists. I have been on both the wildlife and rapids tours. Both were thrilling. The wildlife tour surpassed my expectations because we saw orcas, fed eagles, dolphins and many other birds. Our guide was able to discuss the wildlife and their habitats. The rapids tour was exciting and... More 

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CRWWAT, Manager at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review, especially at a time when a lot of us are thinking about holiday plans in the future. The Rapid tour is very unique and difficult to explain properly, you just have to experience it! You get the thrill of an unusual phenomenon of Ocean Rapids combined with all... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

My trips with Hurricaine Jack and his amazing team was out of this world. Professional , educational & they took us to where all the action was. Loved seeing the stunning scenery and really enjoyed the boat trip seeing dolphins , orcas , seals , eagle and bears with excellent commentary . I was blown away ! Million percent recommend... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Every time I go out with CR Whale Watching and Adventure Tours I am treated to amazing views of our BC Nature!

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CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this review

The nature that the BC West Coast has to offer is quite spectacular. We're so glad that you were able to come out and enjoy the area with us. We hope to see you again someday! Sincerely, Emily & the CRWW Crew More 

Yeppoon, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Our family with four teenagers had the most amazing day viewing grizzly bears at Bute Inlet. Reece was our captain/operator and was very friendly, helpful and a very skilled boat operator. The First Nation community that conducted the actual grizzly bear tour were amazing. We saw 13 grizzlies that day and some quite close. Got some terrific photos and have... More 

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CRWWAT, Manager at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this review

The Grizzly tours have become a "Bucket list" activity here on the westcoast for both young and old. How fortunate we are to live in such a place! I will pass on your complements to both Rhys and the Homalco guides, they are indeed, terrific at what they do! Our drivers and the Homalco guides have a real passion for... More 

Colchester
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

I've been on quite a few whale watching trips but these were 2 of the best I have ever been on. I did a full day whale watching trip and a full day grizzly watching trip - both amazing! Saw humpbacks and orca both days and around 8 grizzlies on the bear trip to Bute Inlet. The whole area is... More 

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CRWWAT, Manager at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this review

It sounds as though you had the type of tours that we strive for with each of our guests. On behalf of our front-end staff, our drivers and of course the Wildlife that makes all this possible, I want to thank you for taking the time to write this review Lynn. When my wife and I travel this is one... More 

Qualicum Beach, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

Almost as soon as we left the marina, we saw two Humpback Whales cruising by. They were headed south and we were headed north, but Captain Jack ensured that we got some pictures of the whales. We continued sailing among the islands and eventually up Bute Inlet to Orford Valley. The skies cleared and upon arrival at Orford Pt, we... More 

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CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review, it's greatly appreciated. We love hearing about all of the wildlife that guests see while on any of our tours. We're glad to hear the bears were cooperative for photos, they can be quite photogenic. Viewing the tidal changes is quite the experience, and its great to hear... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

We booked a spur of the moment afternoon excursion with Go Wild! and I want to send a big thank you to Jack and the team! A member of our group was a nature filmmaker, so he had a ton of questions about the area and Jack went above and beyond in answering them. Shay was our personable tour guide... More 

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CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this review

Sometimes spur of the moment excursions are the best! Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review, it is greatly appreciated. We're glad to hear that Jack was able to answer the questions your group member had, he is very knowledgeable about the area. I shall pass your kind messages along both Shea and Jack. We're... More 

Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

What an amazing day we just had. it started at 8 am when we checked in at the wharf and met our Captain and guide Jack .It was a bit rainy but that did not put a damper on any of the guests we shared the tour with. As we headed out to Bute Inlet and our destination we were... More 

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CRWWAT, Front Desk at Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much for allowing us to be part of your holiday plans, it sounds like you had an amazing day out on the Grizzly Bear Tour despite the rainy weather! I shall pass your kind messages along to Jack, your Homalco guides, and the Hard Dock Cafe who provided your lunch. All of us at Campbell River Whale... More 

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