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Open Monday-Saturday
June 1 – Oct. 15:
Open 7 days a week
Winter Season:
Available for charters on our
covered/heated vessels anytime

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Getting Here

Travelling from Nanaimo Ferry Terminal Duke Point 
  • Head North to Campbell River via the BC-19N Hwy.  
Travelling from Nanaimo Ferry Terminal Departure Bay
  • Take Island Hwy. N/BC-19A N to BC-19N Hwy. in Nanaimo.  
  • Continue onto BC-19North to Campbell River 
Travelling from Victoria Swartz Bay Terminal
  •  Travel along the BC-17 Hwy. Merge onto route 1 North Trans Canada Hwy/BC-1North.
  • Merge onto BC- 19 North. Follow the signs to Campbell River
Entering Campbell River
  • Turn right at Jubilee Parkway at the Airport junction
  • Travel East down Jubilee to the Island Highway along the shoreline.
  • Travel into downtown Campbell River follow the shoreline to Discovery Marina Plaza
  • Big Animal Encounters is located in the Plaza alongside the Marina. 
  • Look for the Blue and Yellow store front. 
1 hour 45 mins from Nanaimo 
3 hours 25 mins from Swartz Bay