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Discovery Marine Safaris Ltd.

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760 Island Hwy, Campbell River, British Columbia V9W 2C3, Canada
+1 866-501-6722
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Amazing Trip

Wanted to go on a Grizzly tour and chose this one on recommendation. I wasn't dissapointed. 2 hour... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
adriansaggers
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Unique experience

Michelle and Capt. Al looked after us very well along with our guides. We experienced 7 sightings... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
annechop
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sydney
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YOUR ADVENTURE IS OUR PASSION! Join us on an educational wilderness adventure. View the iconic Killer Whale and the giant Humpback on our Whale Watching Safaris or see come along on an awe-inspiring Grizzly Bear Excursion! Discover in Comfort with Campbell River’s premier tour operator! Our onboard Marine Naturalists deliver an unparalleled experience that showcases our connection to wildlife and the world in which we all depend. WIR SPRECHEN DEUTSCH!
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760 Island Hwy, Campbell River, British Columbia V9W 2C3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wanted to go on a Grizzly tour and chose this one on recommendation. I wasn't dissapointed. 2 hour boat trip with Nature guide and good skipper, included lunch. Then at Bute Inlet a guided tour led by the Homalco First Nation where we saw Grizzlies...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Michelle and Capt. Al looked after us very well along with our guides. We experienced 7 sightings, including a mother and two cubs. Guides extremely well informed and interesting. They knew exactly where to go to give us a unique experience with the Grizzlies. Food...More

Thank annechop
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our recent Grizzly Bear experience. All those involved were very friendly and helpful. We were very lucky to have seen 9 grizzly bears and we were able to get some great close up photos. We never felt unsafe and...More

Thank Keith T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sept. 11, was a cloudy, rainy day but that didn't dampen the spirits of Capt. Bob and Caitlin or of the wonderful show put on by mother nature for us. We were first thrilled by two very playful and large Sea Lions in the tidal...More

Thank llee733
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was impressed with the respectful attitude of the staff, not only to clients but to the wildlife. I've been out with operators who took the boat too close to whales, but this operator was very respectful, slowing the boat well before encountering whales and...More

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow!! I cannot recommend this company highly enough. We went on the Grizzly tour and it certainly delivered. Although obviously every tour will be different, we were certainly lucky. We were graced with 3 humpbacks on the way to see the bear, along with beautiful...More

Thank Sophie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a whale watching trip which was disappointing compared to a previous trip we did in Telegraph Cove where we saw several humpbacks, bald eagles, harbour seals, dall's porpoises, Stellar's sea lions and a pod of Pacific white sided dolphins. We also saw...More

Thank Hellbell123
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the 1 day Grizzly expedition on 6 Sep 17. We saw orcas on the way out and stopped alongside the same companies whalewatch boat trip to see them for a while then headed on to the inlet. The boat trip is about...More

Thank NZtraveller46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing day doing tye Grizzly tour... saw 13 in total, including 9 cubs, 7 of which were 1-year-olds! Absolutely amazing. The whole trip was very professionally run, by a great crew. Great boat & facilities, the whole works. Highly recommended!!

Thank Pierscoe1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No words to describe this phenomenal experience! We saw 8 Humpbacks, with 2 of them breaching in front of us over and over and over again!! Add to that, the trip around Mitlenatch Island with the Sea Lions and all the seabirds, and it was...More

Thank MightyMumph
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rgrnch
24 July 2017|
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Response from geord31 | Property representative |
The amount of people is controlled so as not to impact the bears and to provide the best viewing opportunities for our guests. We tend to take in 30 people on one boat, but the maximum is 36 in the bear area at a time. All... More
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