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“main cave”(30 reviews)
Explore the Hidden Gem of Vancouver Island, now open year-round. Winner of BC’s Remarkable Experience Award and ranked #1. Explore this park in 3D - either hiking the beautiful rainforest Fossil Trail or venturing underground. Start your journey...more
3900 Horne Lake Caves Rd, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 2L7, Canada
+1 250-248-7829
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They were very accommodating and Myles was a great, funny and knowledgable tour guide! The 5 hour extreme rapel is next on my bucket list!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jayrosabelle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing 3 hour tour with our guide Miles! Family friendly! Our 8 year old son was super into the tour and the challenge of caving!! From the stunning underground formations, to the informative facts about caving and these caves, to the most...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pablo and Lisa L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! We opted for the guided wet n wild tour and was worth every dollar spent. The guide, Myles was fantastic, very knowledgable and clearly loved his job. The caves were definitely wet. The cave formations were remarkable, and very accessible for those in reasonable...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ianarts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I took the three hour tour, and it was a great subterranean time. Our tour guide John did an excellent job leading the trip and giving insights about what we were looking at. Strongly recommended to anyone interested.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gggggreg
Reviewed 1 November 2018

This was an incredible experience! The cave was fun and adventurous, with so much to see and the price is vey reasonable for what you experience I think. However, the best part for us was the impeccable service, information and help we received from our...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Leanna G
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

What an incredible time we had discovering, learning and climbing in the Horne Lake Caves. We felt completely safe and in awe of the amazing natural beauty of the caves. Alex our guide was genuinely excited to share his expansive knowledge with us. He was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Go641965
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We arrived at Horne Lake Caves without knowing what we were going to find.. And it was an amazing experience! We took the 3h moderate tour with Alex, a funny, knowledgeable and kind guide who, apart of showing us 4 astonishing caves around the park,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jofego12
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Myself and 2 friends took the 2 hour easiest cave tour. We were told of a walk to the cave entrance and it actually was a bit of a hike uphill. It was ok for 2 of the 3 of us. We all made it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mccagebear
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I did the 3 hour caving experience with Alex. He was an amazing guide who satisfied the teacher in me with his knowledge of sedimentary rocks and rock formations. He was entertaining and really made the experience memorable. I would definitely come...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank katel0vesc00kies
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Saw signs for this from the main highway decided to have a look. What a great place. Beautiful walk to the caves. We took the self guided option and rented helmets and lights which is necessary as we only had a short time. There were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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12 October 2018|
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Response from Grant C | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately there is nothing organized for really young children. There are trails you can walk for free. Not sure if that would hold their interest, it would depend on the 3 year old.
1 August 2017|
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Response from islandholidaymaker | Reviewed this property |
It's very tight in places. But they told me the two hour tour was more open although I did the one hour which I assumed would be easy and it was NOT! Crouching, squeezing, climbing....barely enough room to get through in... More
23 August 2016|
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Response from 426eddiem | Reviewed this property |
No if you do not want to