Campbell River To Do’s

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Let’s count just a few of the ways to pass active days and restorative weeks here in Campbell River. There is so much to see and do all year round, we can only name a few iconic experiences here, be sure to contact us or go to our BLOGS to find out more. 

  1. Elk Falls Suspension Bridge and trails.

  2. Discover the oldest Provincial Park on the Island, explore Strathcona Park’s alpine meadows and waterfalls.

  3. Embark on a Discovery Islands tour to bear view or go on a whale-watching expedition in search of resident and transient orcas.

  4. Snorkel with the salmon (August – September).

  5. Fish off the iconic Discovery Pier.

  6. Explore the estuary by paddle board or kayak.

  7. Book and embark on a historic passenger mail flight, see the coast from a float plane. 

  8. Whitewater raft the Nimpkish River.

  9. Tour Quadra Island’s back roads and art studios before hiking, and taking in the views from Chinese Mountain.

  10. Learn about the region’s First Nations and pioneer history at first-rate museums.

  11. Stroll for hours along Campbell River’s Rotary Seawalk, voted one of the Greatest Places in Canada.

  12. Charter a guide to catch a fish of a lifetime!

  13. Peddle a mountain bike deep into the Snowden Demonstration Forest.