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Day Trips and Activities

The Passage View Motel is the perfect home base for a multitude of day trips and activities. There's no shortage of exciting activities and attractions in the Campbell River region. Check out Trip Advisor's page on Things to do in Campbell River.  Destination Campbell River provides visitors information about the Campbell River region. Visit our Attractions page to learn more about what activities and attractions are available in the Campbell River area.

There’s lots to do in Campbell River after you settle in!


Hike through British Columbia’s oldest provincial park – Strathcona Provincial Park, or choose one of the many other hiking trails in the Campbell River region. Check out Campbell River Tourism, Go Campbell River-Regional Trails, Discover Campbell River Biking, Hiking & Walking Trails for regional information.

Go skiing or boarding at Mount Washington during the winter or visit beautiful Paradise Meadows on warm weather days. 


Saratoga Beach and Miracle Beach are each a twenty minute car ride away. Both beaches are dog friendly.

Go for a dip and sunbathe on the sandy beach at McIvor Lake, about fifteen minutes away, up the Gold River Highway, on hot summer days.


If waterfalls are your passion, be sure to visit Elk Falls, located a short 15 minute drive away from the motel, up the Gold River Highway. Check out the drone footage of the suspension bridge on the Elk Falls website.


A 30 to 40 minute drive away from Campbell River is Lady Falls. The round trip around the falls takes about 15 minutes. Well worth the trip! If you are travelling around the island, you can check out these other spectacular Waterfalls of Vancouver Island.

Please check  websites for seasons, times, rates, advisories, etc.

Other Day Trip Locations

Quadra Island

Cortez Island

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