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Address: 236720 Grey Road 13, Heathcote, Ontario N0H 1N0, Canada
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Winter caving

Had a great morning caving with Tim at Metcalf Rock. Not for the claustrophobic, but a unique adventure and a hidden gem in the heart of Ontario.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Elias F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a great morning caving with Tim at Metcalf Rock. Not for the claustrophobic, but a unique adventure and a hidden gem in the heart of Ontario.

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Thank Elias F
Reading, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

As we were visiting from England, I contacted Free Spirit for advice on beginner kayak trips. Matt responded within a couple of days with useful information, availability on the dates I specified and prices (unlike some of the other providers I emailed). I then booked a 2 hour Beaver River trip via email. The site was pretty simple to find... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Had an excellent rock climbing experience at Metcalfe's Rock. The weather wasn't on our side but it was a beautiful day out nonetheless. Our guide Ron was very encouraging, reassuring, helpful and knowledgeable. We climbed three different faces of increasing difficulty and had an awesome time doing it! Thanks Ron! :)

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Thank Maria T
Hamilton Ontario Canada
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210 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

This is the second time we have taken a trip down the Beaver River with Free Sirit Tours. Our driver was excellent very helpful in getting the craft to the river and giving instructions to my daughter on how to kayak. We had a great time the Beaver River is beautiful, very peaceful and easily managed by even beginners. There... More 

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Thank wigsy
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9 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We had our own kayaks and I love the fact we can get our kayaks and us dropped off at different points for our paddle. We took a leisurely 1 hr paddle with a stop recommended by one of the workers. Lots of wildlife to see and great way to spend time on the water. Definitely will be buying season... More 

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Thank Ken L
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

We came to Free Spirit tours on a long weekend and went for a two hour canoe trip - by ourselves - on the Beaver river. This was a great experience. They were extremely busy, so if you want a guided tour, especially on a long weekend make sure to call ahead.

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cobourg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We went for the 2 hour paddle, and we're given great directions to get to the pick up site, the guys there were helpful in outfitting us with whatever gear we needed, open to questions and knowledgeable with answers. They made sure we were ok on our own for the paddle and sent us on our way!! It is a... More 

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Newmarket, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Our family spent the afternoon on August 26, with Ron. We had an amazing climbing experience. Our 16 year old son climbs regularly indoors, and is now eager to expand his outdoor experiences. Ron made the experiences worthwhile for all levels of climbers in our group and went the extra mile to ensure that everyone was able to challenge themselves... More 

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Miami
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Spent the weekend climbing and caving at Metcalf Rock. A great time thanks to Andrew (climbing guide) and Troy (caving guide). My son is a pretty good climber and Andrew was good enough to string a couple of more challenging climbs. Loved testing our limits. Both are great activities for all ages and skill levels and Free Spirit Tours are... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

My husband and I did the 2 hour paddle from Epping to Heathcote yesterday. This was our first time in kayaks. We had a great time. The staff was very friendly. The scenery was breathtaking along the river. It was a very easy route to do for beginners like us. We can't wait to do it again!

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