Top 8 Things to Do in Campbell River
is a paradise for the wildlife enthusiast, and has long been known as the ‘salmon capital of the world’. The river itself abounds with five different species of salmon, and in season is filled with hundreds of thousands of fish returning to spawn. Grizzly bears fishing along the river are a common sight.
The coastline is a haven for whales, dolphins, seals, sea lions and more, while further inland, Strathcona Provincial Park is a rugged mountain wilderness covering more than 250,000 hectares.