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50 North Adventures

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50North Adventures is an eco-tourism company offering, intimate 4-hour tours into Desolation Sound and the Discovery Islands on Vancouver Island British Columbia. Tours though this diverse environment can include whale sightings, wildlife...more
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Hours Today: 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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1003 Island Hwy | Discovery Harbour Marina - F dock, Campbell River, British Columbia V9W 8C7, Canada
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

If you care about professionalism, high safety standards, and a guide/owner who is a very knowledgeable and personable person , book a trip with 50 North Adventures. Everything ran super smooth on our trip, and I don't just mean the engines. We grabbed a cup...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Dean P, Owner at 50 North Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

I love that you loved our part of the world Eefje. I am extremely spoilt with options from wild life, fishing to the raw remote feeling imprinted into all who explore these amazing waterways. Lunch at Refuge cove is something quaint to say the least!...More

Reviewed 16 October 2018

Now here is a boat that you will feel safe on and the operator Dean is the most pleasant and informed person that I have meet on the water,well liked buy all the other operators. On this trip out not only did we fish but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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DeanP1565, Owner at 50 North Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thanks for the kind words here mate. I love what i do and when we live in a place like this with great fishing and amazing wildlife like the orca and Humpback whales, it is hard not to love sharing it with others. Happy you...More

Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We met Dean on the waters edge and he was so helpful we felt we must say thank you! Unfortunately we couldn’t use his company (his decision) (we wanted to see the bears which he doesn’t offer) but he made several calls talked us through...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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DeanP1565, Owner at 50 North Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Happy to help and i hope you got to see the bears? It is important for us to work together in this industry and i want people to have the full experience here in Campbell River. If i can't offer that then i am happy...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

Our family was looking for a whale watching tour but also wanted to see the area. Dean was more than happy to help us and was totally flexible with his schedule and gave us a custom tour. Since we were leaving that day he picked...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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DeanP1565, Owner at 50 North Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Families are fun to have on board and it was a pleasure showing you our part of the world. Refuge Cove is a beautiful little spot for a lunch stop especially after all that excitement watching Humpbacks and Orca. Having 2 little girls myself aged...More

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Linda and Paul give me lots of information and they are very friendly , so helpful. Let me have a great experience of seeing Aurora

Date of experience: September 2018
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DeanP1565, Owner at 50 North Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thanks for the review here but i think it might be for something or someone else? Dean

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Dean was a true gentleman by taking over a tour for another company who didn’t have enough people to make it worthwhile for them. He took the three of us out for a 4 Hour trip to see whales in a real offshore fishing boat,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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DeanP1565, Owner at 50 North Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you for the kind words. The Humpback whales are the main attraction for sure and they know how to put on a show! It can be hard getting good photos or video from your phone as we respect the distance rules for these animals....More

Reviewed 10 August 2018

Dean was able to create a custom 4 hour trip for my family that let us see whales and catch salmon. The boat was clean, comfortable and safe and Dean was very welcoming and professional to make us feel comfortable. One of the great things...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Dean P, Owner at 50 North Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

It surely was a day to remember! Its not every day that the whales come over and say hello like that. I am still waiting on the photos taken by the other boat out there of the whales breaching around us and when i do...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018

My wife and I made a last moment decision to go on this excursion. Dean has great knowledge of the local area and a lifetime of boating experience around the world. He has a beefy boat and pro setup. Had such a great day out...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Dean P, Owner at 50 North Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

I am glad you both enjoyed your selves with the beautiful Humpback whales. We are very lucky to live where we live and it is a privilege to be able to share it. Thanks Sacha Dean

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I cannot say enough good things about this charter! Dean is the best tour guide you will find in Campbell River, B.C. He makes the whole experience one you will never forget. This is my second time going on a tour with 50 North Adventures...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Dean P, Owner at 50 North Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thanks for the kind words there Madison. Its awesome having you and your family on board and i love that you are loving where we live and what Campbell River has to offer. It is incredible to have such diversity on the water with Orca,...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Our family has used 50 North Adventure two years in a row. This year we saw orca, humpbacks and caught several salmon. I would suggest the four hour tour. Thanks Dean for the fun adventure !More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Dean P, Owner at 50 North Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thanks Pamela, you have a wonderful family and it is great fun having you on board. I am glad you keep coming back to Campbell River and get to appreciate the "gift that keeps giving" that we call home. Travel safe and enjoy the Coho....More

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