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Canmore Cave Tours

129 Bow Meadows Cres | Unit 202, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2W8, Canada
+1 877-317-1178
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Canmore Caving Adventure Tour
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Canmore Cave Tours operates year-round tours in Rat's Nest Cave, near Canmore, Alberta, Canada. For those seeking as much excitement as possible, including squeezes, rappels, and other adrenaline-inducing activities we offer a 6-hour "Adventure Tour". For those just looking to sample what the cave has to offer, or those with less time, we offer a 4.5 hour "Explorer Tour". We can offer these tours year-round, in any weather because the cave is a constant 5 degrees Celsius, a comfortable temperature any time of the year.
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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“adventure tour” (86 reviews)
“tight squeezes” (46 reviews)
“laundry chute” (36 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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129 Bow Meadows Cres | Unit 202, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2W8, Canada
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+1 877-317-1178
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"adventure tour"
in 86 reviews
"tight squeezes"
in 46 reviews
"laundry chute"
in 36 reviews
"knee pads"
in 21 reviews
"tight spots"
in 10 reviews
"complete darkness"
in 8 reviews
"guide brent"
in 12 reviews
"comfort zone"
in 19 reviews
"hands and knees"
in 9 reviews
"physical activity"
in 10 reviews
"rock formations"
in 8 reviews
"great adventure"
in 22 reviews
"great guide"
in 26 reviews
"entire tour"
in 7 reviews
"unique experience"
in 20 reviews
"own pace"
in 7 reviews
"highly recommend this tour"
in 8 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked this last minute due to the heavy rainfall which hindered our hiking plans significantly for the day. We are very active and physically fit so instead of hiking, we would rather not sit in the room. THIS WAS FABULOUS! It can be daunting...More

Thank rswilliams33
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a very exciting and unique experience. Our guide, Ryan, took us for 2.5 hours underground and gave us a thrilling experience - once in a life time. I am a 55 year old woman who trains regularly and it was quite physically challenging...More

Thank Rina S
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and our two teenage sons had a fabulous time in the cave. Brent did a fantastic job explaining equipment and safety before going in and shared lots of interesting facts during our climb down and up. I'm always nervous about outdoor activities with...More

Thank Smee4
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Reviewed yesterday

Superb place very reasonable price and two outstanding tour guides. A 45 min stroll takes you through thousands of years history. The cave is very impressive and a highly recommended visit

Thank John P
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Reviewed yesterday

This tour far exceeded my expectations. I have done a large number of cave trips over the years, this one was extremely up close and impactful. Imagine that a group of friends had spent years exploring and mapping some little known underground chambers, and then...More

Thank David B
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Really good time with our guide Ryan. He gave good informations, always stayed calm. Pushing us a little bit but always with security. He created a sort of team rapidly in our group.

Thank Maxime M
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had an amazing day dispite the rain, guides are very friendly, knowledgable and focused on everyones safety. Our group was very adventurous so we got to do some team building excercises which where a lot of fun. If you are looking to push your...More

Thank James R
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing day at the caves in Canmore. If your not afraid of being in the dark and like to explore, than this is for you. Our guide Ryan was very knowledgeable and overall very nice.

Thank Ankush B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my husband’s birthday gift. He wanted to do something unique and active for his birthday. This was defiantly it! Our guide Sarah was very knowledgeable about the plants in the area and told us interesting facts on our way up to the cave....More

Thank Marina_Calgary
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went caving after a week of skiing to discover the Banff area and absolutely loved it! The guides are knowledgable about the caves and its history and the work they do with exploring the caves is interesting. We were also lucky enough to get...More

Thank Sharlene17
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Claudia G
December 28, 2017|
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Response from Adam W | Property representative |
Hi Claudia, thank you for the question. Our cave tours are available year-round thanks to the constant temperature inside the cave. There is a 30-40 minute hike to access the cave so it is important to dress appropriately... More
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Fribble717
December 3, 2017|
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
At 220lb I managed to make it everywhere within the cave system that our guide took us. Yes some of the squeezes were tight, but I made it through. We were on the short tour (2 hours in cave) and there were 2 optional... More
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littletimma
September 28, 2017|
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Response from Sri G | Reviewed this property |
Have to use the bushes. No toilet facilities on site.
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