- Explore inside the Horne Lake Caves.
- Virtually tag along with seasoned anglers as they explore Brown’s Bay near Campbell River BC, in search of monster salmon.
- Feel like you are racing down Mount Washington on a mountain bike.
- Virtually wander through work-spaces and get a behind-the-scenes look at some talented Central Island Artists.
- Take a tour of the Comox Air Force Museum.
- Watch grizzly bears in the wild.
- Imagine what it would be like to take a trip with the guys or girls to Campbell River?
- There are few suspension bridges in the world as stunning as the one that stretches across Campbell River and above Elk Falls.
- Virtually explore the mountain tops by helicopter.
- Dive into the Campbell River to see what marine life lies below the surface.
Welcome to the Wild
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The Town of Comox, City of Courtenay and Village of Cumberland are all within 20 minutes of each other located in the Comox Valley. Carve down an alpine ski run with an ocean view, scuba dive in crystal clear waters, mountain bike or hike along one of the many river systems, tee off at one of many scenic golf courses or take in a festival. Click here to check out some of the things you can do in the Comox Valley.
Sip and savour the Comox Valley’s culinary abundance. From local craft beer, award winning wines and spirits, and farm-to-fork cuisine, the Comox Valley will provide your taste buds with a true local culinary experience.
This area is rich in marine mammals within a short boat ride from the Comox Valley. Many varieties of whales pass through the Valley’s water including orcas and humpback whales. In addition to whales, you may spot a range of seabirds, pacific white sided dolphins, steller sea lions, golden and bald eagles.
By air, land and sea, you’ll find adventure at every turn in Campbell River which is located approximately 45 minutes from Comox. Click here itinerary ideas for every interest.
Lose yourself in nature and the overwhelming power of the Elk Falls from the swinging suspension bridge above. After the waterfall, wander through the six kilometres of serene old growth forest trails and feel dwarfed by the sky-high trees. Click here for more of Campbell River’s top 10 things to do.
Campbell River has earned the nickname “Salmon Capital of the World” because the waters are home to all five species of salmon. Using a local guide is the best way to get the most out of your fishing experience, as they will provide you with all the gear needed and take you around to all the local hotspots.
Experienced local operators will take you to remote inlets to view grizzly bears in their natural habitat. Watch from viewing platforms as bears fish for salmon and forge along the shores for food. On the ride to the inlet, your boat will weave through the Discovery Islands searching for marine wildlife such as orcas, humpbacks and dolphins.
The Saratoga Speedway provides family-friendly entertainment and activities. Get a ride in a monster truck, race a go-cart or watch the action at a Crash to Pass race featuring everything from travel trailers to boats!
Parksville Qualicum Beach
With amazing sandy beaches, picture postcard views, world-class biking and hiking trails, salt-tinged ocean air, and the small-town charm, click here to find out why you should visit Parksville Qualicum Beach.