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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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The caving was fun and our guide was fantastic. She cracked jokes and was very personable the whole time, and we had a lot of fun, both with and because of her. We really loved... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The caving was fun and our guide was fantastic. She cracked jokes and was very personable the whole time, and we had a lot of fun, both with and because of her. We really loved worming our way through the small crevices that we'd never have imagined going through before. Definitely when given the option of going through or going... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

My husband's pick for our time in Canmore and definitely a good choice! Our guide (Chris) was great, knowledgable about the cave and supportive when dealing with the squeezes! Lots of fun though definitely a challenge. But as others have said the hike is definitely the hardest part! Thanks to everyone at Canmore caves for the adventure!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This was a great tour and well worth the money. Calvin was knowledgeable, patient and a lot of fun. I'm claustrophobic so the squeezes worried me a bit. Calvin was a great confidence builder and while he left it to you to decide if you wanted to try was really encouraging. He knows what he's doing and gave us the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

On a rainy day in Banff I took my two 12 year old boys to Canmore after seeing the cave tour online. Calvin guided our tour of the Rat's Nest cave system and was an outstanding and informative guide. This was one of the highlights of our holiday-would strongly recommend it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

My brother and I traded some time with my wife and our parents. They got time away from my kids at West Edmonton Mall and we got to go caving (while they took care of my three kids). Chantal was our guide and she was awesome. The squeeze challenges were fun and the stalactites and stalagmites were cool to see.... More 

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Aurora, Canada
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Rat's Nest Cave at Canmore Caverns was the highlight of our family's 10 day adventure in Western Canada!! Don't miss this one!! Our cave guide, Steve had fun with our three kids ages 21, 19 and 16. He was informative, funny and made the adventure just that much more enjoyable. It was more challenging physically than I had thought. Bring... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We have also been caving in Chattanooga, Tennessee. While the Rat's Nest Cave expedition was not as long or challenging as Raccoon Mountain Caverns in Tennessee, it was still a great way to spend a few hours. It's an uphill hike to the cave entrance, but our guide Max went slow and allowed us to rest as needed. This is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I can't recommend Canmore Cavetours enough. Fantastic adventure, our guide Diana was incredible. A must for anyone in the Canmore area.

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Forest Grove, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Just returned from an amazing road trip through Western Canada, and spent five glorious days in Canmore. On one of the days my two teens and I did the adventure tour of Rat's Cave. It was a lot of fun. Steve was our guide and he did an amazing job of having fun and keeping everyone safe. Moderately strenuous activity... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We had an excellent trip. Our guide, Dianna, quickly adapted to our group.She was well prepared, organized and gave us an excellent experience.

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Address: 129 Bow Meadows Crescent | Unit 202, Canmore, Alberta, Canada
Phone Number: +1 877-317-1178
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore

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