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Rat's Nest Cave at Canmore Caverns

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Address: 129 Bow Meadows Crescent | Unit 202, Canmore, Alberta, Canada
Phone Number: +1 877-317-1178
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Description: Canmore Cave Tours operates year-round tours in Rat's Nest Cave, near...
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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Awesome cave experience

From my first phone call to book to our final good byes the entire experience was 5 star. Equipment provided was in good repair. The guide was very informative. Safety was always... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

From my first phone call to book to our final good byes the entire experience was 5 star. Equipment provided was in good repair. The guide was very informative. Safety was always ensured.The cave itself was fantastic! I can't believe I have lived so close for so long and did not know about this gem. My husband and I toured... More 

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Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

This is likely the best "bang for your buck" adventure in the Rockies. Its clean, safe, fun and challenging. The guides are great at helping you achieve each stage. They are experts at giving you just enough information ahead of time to prepare you, while keeping the experience unpredictable.

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Airdrie, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

My two boys (15 and 12) and I surprised my husband with the Adventure Tour. Hugh was our guide, and from the moment we met him we knew our trip was going to be amazing. Polite, friendly and very knowledgeable. Our 19 th Anniversary was so much fun! Book the Adventure Tour, you will not be disappointed. Thanks Canmore Cave... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

We showed up at the office not knowing what to expect at all. Our guide, Chris, did an excellent job outlining the day and putting everyone's mind at ease. It is such a beautiful hike up to the cave and we learned a lot about the area. The whole day was a ton of fun - Chris was incredibly knowledgeable... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 NEW

excellent trip. rates are pretty good, very friendly and professional company. not a single complaint. some tour companies treat you like an inconvenience and just want to get through but these guys seem to love what they do. our guide was excellent (chris), a wealth of information about geology. was good fun, got to test my control over claustrophobia and... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

This beats my amazing dog sled experience! I had an amazing time with our guide Danielle. Anyone who loves the outdoors, adventure, biology, and new places--this is an unforgettable experience.

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Moonville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

At the behest of my wife we brought our two 12 year old girls and their 2 friends to this as a different type of birthday celebration. The girls had lots of fun, even with the challenge of the rappel, lots of crawling and some narrow crevices to get through. Plenty to learn from the guide (Danielle) and a great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

My twin and I received a weekend getaway trip to Canmore, Alberta for our 48th birthday. This event was planned after the fact when we went looking online to see what you can do in Canmore. We decided that Canmore Caverns looked interesting and so with our significant others, away we go with no idea what we had in store... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

This is the second cave tour I've been on and it was great. Danielle was kind and interesting and made a good effort to gear the level of the tour to the level of the group. We did the tour without the rappel, although now want to do that one. There were a couple older women in our group and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely incredible, worth every penny. Our guide Eli was very knowledgeable and a great chaperone to have inside the cave. Caving is an experience that can be found no where else, and having a insightful experienced caver made it that much better.

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