Canmore Cave Tours, Canmore

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Must see · Cave · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Join a guided tour of Canmore Cave Tours. You can push your limits to the extreme while discovering the beauty of the Rockies from the inside. With over 4 km (2.5 mi) of tunnels and many geological and paleontological features including stalactites, stalagmites, and animal remains, the caves offer lots to see. Rappel 18 m (60 ft) inside a giant cave or belly crawl through tight sections of cave. You’ll visit the Grand Gallery, the largest known room within the cave system. With no lights, ladders, or walkways, your senses will be on overdrive. Wear sensible shoes. Add Canmore Cave Tours to your Canmore travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Canmore travel route app.
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  • This is a must-do tour while visiting Canmore. We had so much fun and the guide was awesome. We will definitely do this again next year, Maybe this time it will be a spooky visit on Halloween.  more »
  • This is a must do activity. Our guide was excellent. It is about a half hour hike up the mountain to get to the cave entrance; however, our guide was very accommodating in stopping for less active...  more »
  • We had an amazing time in Rats Nest cave. It was so beautiful underground and the majestic Taverns made our souls happy. This is a MUST do experience. Don't miss out on this gem of an experience in Canmore. Our guide Tiffany was also wonderful. She was very knowledgeable about the cave, fun, positive and energetic. She really went above and beyond to make sure all of us were comfortable and enjoying ourselves.
  • I did the full adventure tour with my family and had a fantastic time. My family and I have some experience with caving, but we were not expecting this sort of adventure! We had a tour guide by the name of Max and he was all we could ask for. You could tell he was very passionate about caving and has an immense amount of experience and knowledge. I was expecting it to be a cave that had been modified for tourists to make it an easy walk, and maybe even a little bit of crawling here and there. Luckily it was the complete opposite! The cave has been completely untouched apart from a few safety ropes (that were appreciated as some of the rock was very slippery) and there were quite a few very challenging passages. There were cracks and tunnels, which we had the option to go through, where you had maybe an inch or two on either side to wiggle your way through. Sometimes you couldn’t even use your arms to pull yourself through, you had to push with your toes! If you are claustrophobic, then you will definitely get over your fear by the end of the trip! I would highly recommend this to anyone who wants an authentic, proper caving experience. I would also highly recommend asking for Max to be your tour guide if possible! The trip would not have been anywhere as fun or exciting without him.

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