HEAR THE WHALE SONG!
Our vessels are equipped with hydrophones, enabling you to actually hear the whales and dolphins as you see them!
Our Whale Watching Tours out of Campbell River
The safety and comfort of our passengers is our primary concern. To ensure that you have the best possible experience, we will provide you the following:
- Transport Canada Certified Crew
- Marine Naturalist
- Comfortable cruiser suits for our zodiac tours (always freshly sanitized)
- Hat, gloves and goggles provided on our zodiac tours (always freshly sanitized)
- Dry bag to hold your personal items
- Underwater hydrophone to listen in on the whales
What We See
- Orca (Killer Whales)
- Humpback Whales
- White-sided Dolphins
- Sea Lions (Steller and California)
- Bald Eagles
- Bears (Black and Grizzly)
Excellent day whale watching!Was a fantastic tour, the tour guide was great we saw lots of humpback whales and a couple of transient orcas. all in all was a great day for me and my daughter. Highly recommend this tour!
Wow! Just simply Amazing!!!!Been on the island for 7 years and always wanted to go but never got round to it! Wow wow! I have been missing out on this incredible experience! Trish our guide was excellent, informative and passionate about wildlife.
Pick your Favorite Tour
2 Hour Marine Wildlife
Our budget friendly marine wildlife tour. Climb aboard one of our high-speed zodiacs as we head out in search of a multitude of marine life including eagles, sea birds, sea lions, seals, dolphins, and even a humpback whale or orca that call this area home. See why Campbell River is quickly becoming known as a whale watching hotspot on Vancouver Island. We offer multiple daily departures throughout the summer.
4 Hour Whale and Wildlife Tour
Welcome to Campbell River where whale watching is just one of a plethora of outdoors activities. Our most popular family friendly tour, this tour takes place on our high speed zodiac boats and run twice daily. We’ll cruise the Desolation Sound in search of the biggest and most exciting marine animals in the region. During our four hour tours we provide light snacks and refreshments. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to stop for breaks at interesting and historical sites in this beautiful area.
7 Hour Big Animal
Depart our Campbell River Marine Adventure Centre and cruise deep into Desolation Sound on a whale watching and wildlife tour like no other. We guarantee Whale sightings on our 7 Hour Big Animal Encounters between July 1 – September 15 and provide a full lunch and refreshments along the way. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to stop for breaks at interesting and historical sites in this beautiful area.
would you rather have your own private boat tour?
You’re the admiral. Take charge of our vessel as we explore Desolation Sound under the towering scenic mountains and current swept bays. We offer our covered vessels and high-speed zodiacs with crew for one flat rate, and up to 12 passengers. Bring your friends and family along for a Campbell River whale watching journey they will not soon forget.