Grizzly Bear Watching Journey from Campbell River, British Columbia

Grizzly Bear Watching Journey from Campbell River, British Columbia

Prepare yourself for a thrill of a lifetime on this adventurous tour!

Travel onboard a high speed covered vessel to the Orford River Valley located in picturesque Bute Inlet. This pristine river valley is home to 40 resident Grizzly bears and is also the historic home of the Homalco First Nation, one of the Coast Salish Tribes.

Upon arrival you will be greeted by the Homalco aboriginal guides. You will then travel along the Orford River Valley by mini bus to the security of specially designed Grizzly bear viewing platforms, situated along the river in various locations for maximum grizzly bear viewing.

You'll have the opportunity to witness the ancient autumn ritual of grizzly bears feasting on spawning salmon in the Canada's true wilderness. The bear viewing platforms offer security so you can fully enjoy this glimpse into the lives of these great bears in their natural habitat. This magnificent river offers panoramic views.

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8 Hours


8:30 am daily (late August through mid-October)


MINIMUM ORDER 2 PERSONS This tour does not offer hotel pick-up and drop off. No children under 10 years of age allowed. Rates are in US Dollars, all taxes and fees included.



Three hours are spent in the river valley at various bear viewing platforms. Here you will observe a beautiful rainforest area and its fierce residents, the grizzly bear, fattening up on salmon in preparation for the long winter.

The Aboriginal Guides are licensed and trained to carry firearms in order to ensure guest safety and protection. Your specially trained bear viewing guides take every precaution, allowing you to enjoy this once in a lifetime experience. On this journey we may also observe killer whales, dolphins, eagles and other wildlife in their natural environment.

Make sure to bring your camera for a spectacular Grizzly Bear Adventure you will never forget! Lunch will be included on this tour.

Campbell River is situated on the east coast of central Vancouver Island. Long celebrated as the "Salmon Capital of the World", Campbell River is within easy reach of Vancouver and Victoria on the west coast of British Columbia, Canada. It is approximately 1.5 hours drive north of Nanaimo and 3 hours north of Victoria.


MINIMUM ORDER 2 PERSONS This tour does not offer hotel pick-up and drop off. No children under 10 years of age allowed. Rates are in US Dollars, all taxes and fees included.

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