The community we call home is enriched by land and sea, and Campbell River and Region is a truely spectacular place to be.
The City of Campbell River is located midway on Vancouver Island. The City follows the shoreline of scenic Discovery Passage in the Strait of Georgia, framed by beautiful rivers, and surrounded by the Discovery Islands and majestic mountains.
As the thriving central hub of the region, Campbell River features many of the amenities of a big city without sacrificing its friendly small-town character. Long known for legendary salmon fishing by generations of anglers, Campbell River has grown into a multi-faceted travel destination known for its endless adventure opportunities, stunning scenery, and cultural treasures.
Residents and visitors alike can carve up the slopes of Mount Washington Ski Resort, tee off at a world-class golf course, and reel in a big fish after having dinner at an oceanside pub or restaurant, all in one day. And that is just the beginning of it, as Campbell River boasts extensive trail networks in and around the city, art galleries, a self-guided historical walk, live theatre, an award-winning museum, floating restaurants that celebrate seafood, beautifully maintained parks, a full calendar of events and festivals, and an abundance of eco-adventure opportunities that include whale watching, river rafting, and wildlife viewing. Tourists come from around the world for this region's, eco-adventures, beauty, and cultural treasures.
Ask anyone why they live here and their answer will be the people, the sense of community, authenticity and the outstanding quality of life.
Relocating, or new to Campbell River & Region?
The Welcome Guide will help you!