Explore the Local Area
When you’re ready to explore, there are plenty of great Campbell River tourist attractions just moments from Painter’s Lodge. You’ll find a few of the more popular attractions below and our friendly staff members are always happy to share their local favorites, hidden gems and off-the-beaten-path landmarks with you.
If you love spectacular views and heights are not an issue, then this incredible suspension bridge is the perfect place to visit. Stretched over Elk Falls Canyon, the bridge offers absolutely breathtaking perspectives of Campbell River’s dramatic headwaters.
Ranked among the top public golf courses in BC, this award-winning course features lush fairways meandering among old growth and second growth forest. You can enjoy gorgeous views of soaring eagles, wild deer and the occasional black bear accompanying every shot.
Explore the rich history and fascinating legends of the Campbell River region as told through an array of permanent and temporary exhibits, outdoor displays and a native plant garden.
Extending six hundred feet into Campbell River, Canada’s first and longest public saltwater fishing pier offers gear rentals and fishing licenses. Grab an ice cream or a basket of fish and chips for some delicious snacks. Then relax and soak up the clean, crisp ocean air.
Quadra Island is the central community of the Discovery Islands, a group of small islands located along the Inside Passage seaway between Vancouver Island and mainland British Columbia, Canada. It is just 15 minutes ferry ride from Campbell River. The island is blessed with stunning natural beauty, beaches, parks, wildlife and endless adventure-recreation opportunities.
Court Lady Luck on 17,000 square feet of slots, bingo and virtual blackjack. Gather with friends and watch a live game on the big screen at Coasters Bar + Bistro. Or catch a live local band on the stage.