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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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  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“hour tour” (39 reviews)
“main cave” (20 reviews)
“horne lake” (27 reviews)
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3900 Horne Lake Caves Rd, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 2L7, Canada
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+1 250-248-7829
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

We have been there twice and taken friends as well. This is an amazing adventure for either a short trip or the long tour. Definitely recommend this to anyone looking for something different and awesome!

Thank tiffanys697
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Horne Lake was my first caving experience and what an eye opener it was! There is so much unique beauty hidden in those caves! Our guide was extremely passionate and eager to share his knowledge about the secrets of each of the three caves we...More

1  Thank Grace C
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Clothing - I have caved in many areas of Europe and this is the first place that asks you to wear your own clothing without providing a protective over suite. There are very few people in the world who have good water proof material that...More

1  Thank pjcuthill
Cave_Park_Director, Owner at Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

Thank you for taking a moment to submit a review. We are happy to hear that you chose to visit Horne Lake Caves, and particularly happy to hear that your interest in caves has you seeking them out around the world -- that's cool :-)...More

Reviewed 14 November 2016

This is the great fun to do with the family , special the kids , it is a little challenge for people like me ,(over 60 year young )wow ! they do offer 1 , 3 hours tours ,we have the 3 hours tour with...More

2  Thank TONY L
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The 3 hour wet and wild tour was fun (albeit not very wet or wild), but a little slow paced. Next time I would do one of the extreme tours in the summer, or just rent equipment and go on my own.

1  Thank ghgreys
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Easy drive from Qualicum Beach. The road in does get a bit greasy , but nothing too bad. Certainly worth it in spite of a few potholes. The surrounding area is beautiful. Easy up hill hike for our kids ( 3 and 7). We just...More

Thank Stevefrench34
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We booked the 2 hour tour on line and really enjoyed it. The place is well off the beaten path and while the road is a bit rough in places the journey is worth it, just don't wash the car before you go. We opted...More

Thank Herb W
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Yo have to book a reservation on line before you go to the caves. We decided on the middle of the road two hour tour as our first caving experience. We had a group of four so we got 10% off! When you arrive you...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is a truly wonderful experience underground. There are several levels for all adventurers including my 63 year old body and my 9 year old granddaughter. The staff were very careful and patient with all the questions and concerns. Gravel road not the greatest but...More

Thank Angelikaerika
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Excellent experience. Nick is a very knowledge guide. Nick explained the formations in the cave .Showed us the fossils on the way to the cave . We turned off the head lamps and now total darkness in the cave gives a whole new meaning to...More

Thank Mich900
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Danielle_Allen
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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
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Response from Eddie M | Reviewed this property |
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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
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