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Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park

3900 Horne Lake Caves Rd, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 2L7, Canada
+1 250-248-7829
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US$ 55.74*
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Multi Cave Adventure Tour
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US$ 33.93*
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2-Hour Outdoor Rock Rappel Training in Horne Lake
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US$ 100.97*
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4-Hour Vertical Cave Challenge in Horne Lake
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Check out the Vancouver Island Underworld! Open year round for exploration above and below ground. Tours range from easy family tours all the way to the "Underground Extreme" where explorers rappel down a seven-storey waterfall! Or try the "3 hr. "Wet & Wild" Spelunking Adventure. Next door to the Horne Lake Campground where visitors will find lakefront campsites, canoe & kayak rentals, free parking & picnic area, boat launch and even camping in a teepee!
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“main cave” (19 reviews)
“family tour” (17 reviews)
3900 Horne Lake Caves Rd, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 2L7, Canada
+1 250-248-7829
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great tour with Guide/Intetpreter Paul, from Yorkshire. His knowledgeable and engaging presentation brought the experience alive for us. The cave formations are unique and beautiful and I heartily recommend this tour for anyone interested in Geology or learning more about the natural...More

Thank Penny S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been wanting to check out the Horne Lake for years, finally got around to it and it was well worth it! We've had lots of different cave tours in various places, from leisurely strolls on boardwalks through well-lit caverns to helmets and headlights down...More

Thank kendaf2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was so fun. Our guide (Felix) was super knowledgeable and you'll really felt that he has a great passion for caving. He was fun and entertaining. I had a bit of a hard time getting through the tight spaces, but the bruises were...More

Thank Debbie Jo H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Trough Vancouver island experience we went to these caves. We had aan amazing 2 hour tour trough the woods and an amazing cave. We are used to the cheesy french cave tours and this was something that suited us better. More wild and adventures and...More

Thank denise199008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was so much fun. We climbed a waterfall inside of the cave, went down a slide and climbed down a ladder! The guide was informative and funny. Well worth the money!

Thank Francine G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience. We took a group of 5 scouts and 4 leaders for a 2 1/2 hour tour. We learned a lot of new things, got some great exercise and took some great pictures. My favourite part was the complete black out darkness!

Thank Blaine S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When is the last time you went into the earth? We took a tour with Horne Lake Cave tours and it was epic! We learned, we adventured and we had a chance to think about how short our lives really are in the grand scheme...More

Thank DocPow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best time on one of the cave tours recently. We chose the One hour main cave tour. Don't think this is easy though....you must be able to get down on all fours, climb up rocks and squeeze through some tight spaces. Completely...More

Thank islandholidaymaker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time on the three hour tour. Saw three separate caves all with their own diversity. Spencer was great at giving us an indepth appreciation of all we saw and was very willing to answer all our questions. Felt very safe and...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great opportunity to see a different part of the island. The cave tour was great, great for kids and all ages, however you will need to be mobile as there is a bit of a walk to get to the cave entrance.

Thank suds71c
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Do we need to tip the tour guide?
23 August 2016|
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Response from Eddie M | Reviewed this property |
No if you do not want to
Shawé H
How good/bad is the gravel road ? can a normal car go there ?
20 May 2016|
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Response from Cave_Park_Director | Property representative |
Yes the road is a publicly-maintained gravel road. No problem for cars just take it easy on the speed. As summer is peak time around the lake, watch out for oncoming traffic - everything from ATV's to logging trucks share... More
Is there an upper age limit for the 3 hour tour?
30 August 2015|
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Response from Barry K | Reviewed this property |
They don't mention anything about an upper age limit, but you need to be somewhat fit and sure footed. We were on the 90 minute Family tour and there was a woman there with her 80 year old mother...she managed the hike up... More