Big Animal Encounters
Nestled between the snow-capped mountain ranges and rugged coastline is the friendly community of Campbell River. That’s where you will find Big Animal Encounters, one of the areas most experienced and diverse marine operators. For 26 years we have been sharing our small piece of paradise with guests from around the world.
From our marine adventure centre located we offer a wide range of wildlife adventures including;
• Whale Watching Tours
• Grizzly Bear Expeditions
• Scuba Diving Charters
All of our crew are Transport Canada certified and trained marine naturalists. Aboard our fleet of comfortable covered vessels, as well as fun and stable zodiacs, we pride ourselves on small group sizes and personalized service while maintaining the highest safety standards.
Campbell River is quickly becoming known as Canada’s best whale watching destination and during our tours we will often spot orcas, humpback whales, dolphins, bears, sea lions, seals, eagles and much more. At the end of your tour stop by our gift shop featuring photography and crafts from local artisans. Join us today for a fun filled family adventure that you will not soon forget.