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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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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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  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“hour tour” (51 reviews)
“main cave” (24 reviews)
“family tour” (18 reviews)
3900 Horne Lake Caves Rd, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 2L7, Canada
+1 250-248-7829
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

This place is awesome but not for anyone who doesn't like small places.I really enjoyed doing this on a date and was so excited by all the amazing things to see.

Thank noral420
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

My best friend and i chose the one hour tour and it was beautiful, fun and challenging. I am a bigger girl so I was nervous I wouldn't fit through some spots or that I wouldnt be fit enough but I was happily surprised. Our...More

Thank Beckinator
Reviewed 13 October 2017

What is truly special about this regional park is the plethora of wild caves to crawl and scramble around in, all rife with glittering limestone stalactites, crystals, and cave dew. Highly recommend it. And, unless you are in excellent physical condition, I recommend the 2-hour...More

Thank David2116
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed having the opportunity to visit some of the caves by ourselves. It gave us a sneak peak of what there is to see without having to pay for the guided tour, even if it would have made me more confident to have...More

Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We entertained cousins from Alberta and joined them on a 3 hour tour of the caves. I can't believe we have lived here for 22 years and never experienced this adventure until now! Felix, our guide, was an endless source of information from beginning to...More

Thank Dwayne R
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I took my wife to Horne Lake Caves for the 2 hour Riverbend Cave tour and we had such a great time! Even just the walk up the the cave, about 25-30 minutes, was beautiful, but it doesn't match the beauty of the cave itself....More

Thank Jordan P
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Yesterday my friend and I decided to drive up from Victoria, for a little cave adventure! My friend was a little nervous at first, for hes not a super outdoorsy guy, therefore we did the 2 hour, 1 star tour. After first entering the cave,...More

Thank TravellerK21
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The guide I had was awesome, really chill energy. Lots of visiting, first cave for me, some tight squeeses, some climbing and some serious darkness. Was beautiful, including the weird bugs

Thank daylanklein
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We had an amazing 4 hour caving experience with our knowledgeable guide John! John was absolutely amazing. He showed incredible patience, had lots of stories to tell and provided us with an all-around safe and SUPER FUN experience! I highly recommend him! Be prepared to...More

1  Thank Jennie Y
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Awesome cave tour! We walked in and they arranged a "custom tour" for us to go on with an awesome guide. Instead of a group of 14, we got to go 3 and a guide so it was much more roomy. Our guide, Ryan, was...More

Thank Kaitlyn C
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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 Eddie M | Reviewed this property |
No if you do not want to
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19 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