Whale Watching

Campbell River Whale Watching

Experience some of the most spectacular Orca, Grizzly Bear and Wildlife viewing in the world. The open air concept aboard our safe and comfortable zodiacs enables you to have a smooth ride and allows you to experience the environment at it’s fullest. All guides are expert mariners and certified naturalists whose love and ethical regard for marine wildlife is always evident. View Northern Resident Orca Killer Whales, Black Bears, Dolphins, Porpoise, Eagles, Sea Lions, Humpback Whales, Local and Natural History.

Campbell River Whale Watching is located 90 minutes from Parksville and Tigh-Na-Mara Resort.


Jamie?s Whaling Station (Tofino)

Operating in the pristine coastal environments of both Tofino and Ucluelet, Jamie’s Whaling Station has been captivating adventure seekers from around the world since 1982! Our waters boast grey and humpback whales, orcas, sea otters, seals, sea lions and a myriad of other fascinating wildlife. Join our experienced and knowledgeable crew for whale watching, bear watching, tours to Hot Springs Cove, kayaking, scenic flights and sunset cruises. Ours is the largest fleet in the area, including comfortable 65’ cabin cruisers and high-speed zodiacs. We have gift shops, lots of free parking – including Motorhome/RV parking- and complimentary dog kennels too!

Jamie’s Whaling Station is located in Tofino, approximately 2 hours from Parksville and Tigh-Na-Mara Resort.


Orca Spirit Adventures (Victoria)

Orca Spirit Adventures offers world class whale watching and marine wildlife tours. The clear, nutrient rich waters of Juan de Fuca and Haro Strait support an amazingly rich and diverse animal ecosystem and have been rated as the best place to view Killer Whales in the wild. Onboard biologists with extensive knowledge of both local waters and marine habitat make this an educational experience you’ll never forget. Choose from either the large Orca Spirit class vessels with their luxurious indoor seating, liquor license, and with onboard washrooms – perfect for seniors, young families or our state of the art zodiac vessels also with onboard washrooms – perfect for the adventurous at heart. Complimentary shuttle service from all downtown locations and free vehicle parking. Reservations are highly recommended. Ask about our “Whale Guarantee."

Orca Spirit Adventures is located in Victoria, approximately 2 hours from Parksville and Tigh-Na-Mara Resort.