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Scenic Caves Nature Adventures

260 Scenic Caves Rd, Blue Mountains, Ontario L9Y 3Z5, Canada
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good day with family

day started off raining but quickly changed to a beautiful day the caves are great and much cooler... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brad L
Great place to escape from the city

Just a few hours from Toronto, it's a good option to relax and enjoy the nature. I was expecting... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2018
Jesuá S
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Scenic Caves Nature Adventures offers nature, history, scenery and memorable adventures. Explore a self-guided trails of caves carved millions of years ago and savour breathtaking lookouts from the highest point of the Niagara Escarpment, set in one of Canada's six UNESCO biosphere reserves. Learn about the First Nation's Petun tribe and their legends. Venture over Southern Ontario's longest 420 ft. suspension bridge. Take an adrenaline-pumping ride on the Thunderbird Twin Zip Line. Experience treetop canopy walking across a web of platform decks and air born walkways, and zip cable gliding on a guided Eco Adventure tour. Enjoy the many family-friendly features such as: children's adventure playground, Rocky the train, mini golf, gemstone mining, trout pond, picnic areas, snack bar and gift shop. In winter, glide along 27 km. of professionally groomed cross-country ski trails. Snowshoe across a suspension bridge and 8 km. of pristine trails winding through a 200 year old forest.
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260 Scenic Caves Rd, Blue Mountains, Ontario L9Y 3Z5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

day started off raining but quickly changed to a beautiful day the caves are great and much cooler on a hot day, but be aware they are very tight ( I'm a larger man 300 lbs 6' ) great walking around not too challenging ,...More

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Irene T, Public Relations Manager at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Brad for taking the time to post a review from your green season activities. Delighted to hear your family enjoyed exploring the property. The caves/caverns trail is open (weather permitting) between early May and October. When your children are older, check out the...More

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Reviewed February 22, 2018

Just a few hours from Toronto, it's a good option to relax and enjoy the nature. I was expecting caves more challenging, but in general we had a good time there.More

Thank Jesuá S
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Irene T, Public Relations Manager at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

Thank you Jesua for your review and comments regarding your green season adventure. The caves are open between early May and late October (weather permitting). During the winter, the crevasses are filled with snow and unpassable. The trail is a mixture of caves/caverns/crevasses and spectacular...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2018

A friend and I took her 8 year old daughter to the Scenic Caves for her first x-country ski lesson, with us adults going along for the ride. Not only were the conditions amazing (snow was perfect, trails were well-groomed) but the instructor was top-notch....More

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Irene T, Public Relations Manager at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2018

Thank you Lisa for your complimentary five star recommendation. Lessons are a wonderful to improve technique and enhance skiing experience at any level. We’re so pleased to hear our trainer was such a great support for all. Cross-country skiing is a wonderful winter activity to...More

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Reviewed February 4, 2018

First time cross country skiing was a great experience. Beautiful mountain top views and forest trails made for a fantastic outing. Friendly staff and quality rentals. Also, really enjoyed the suspension bridge.More

Thank Avi L
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Irene T, Public Relations Manager at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Thank you Avi for visiting Scenic Caves Nordic Centre for your first ski experience. The 27 km of trails are rated by level of difficulty, with plenty of beginner trails to explore. Equipment rentals are available for all sizes. Cross country skiers can take their...More

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Reviewed January 19, 2018

Whilst vacationing in Toronto over the New Year i fancied a try at Snowshoeing and a quick look at Google led me here. As i'm from the UK i had no idea what to expect...my fears were groundless. The staff were excellent, friendly and informative....More

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Irene T, Public Relations Manager at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

Thank you so much for the complimentary five star review of your snowshoe experience. We really enjoy hearing from International visitors. As you discovered, the trails provide memorable views and great variety for all levels of snowshoers. The trails are well marked and rated by...More

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Reviewed December 20, 2017

We went snowshoeing among the trails which cost $31 each which included snowshoe rentals for Sunday all day. It was snowing which provided a peaceful atmosphere to our hike. We were the only people there that morning. The staff was helpful with trail and snowshoe...More

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Irene T, Public Relations Manager at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2018

Thank you for your review. So pleased to hear you enjoyed the peace and quiet of nature while you snowshoed. Our knowledgeable nordic staff is enthusiastic about fitting rental equipment to insure visitors have an enjoyable experience. What a wonderful combination – snowshoeing, then relaxation...More

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Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

My husband & I visited the scenic caves with 2 teenagers November 4th. The entry fee was $78.00 for the four of us. We were informed only one cave was open & the suspension bridge but they gave us a five dollar per person discount...More

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Irene T, Public Relations Manager at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded November 17, 2017

Thank you for your comments. November and December are challenging transitional months, during which we offer limited activities. These activities are available weather-permitting. To clarify, only the lower portion of caves/caverns trail was closed in November for maintenance. The upper trail and nature trail leading...More

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Reviewed November 7, 2017

comfortable slopes with little crowd. Somewhat pricey, but it could be really nice in the winter. Nice viewsMore

Thank Gab E
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Irene T, Public Relations Manager at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2017

Thank you Gab for posting your review. So glad you enjoy the outdoor ‘great hike’ and views. During the winter months, Scenic Caves transitions to a white wonderland. We offer 27 km of groomed cross-country skiing and 10 km. of dedicated snowshoe trails. Guided night...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Was everything I expected however the gondola was closed for the season and several of the caves were closed for maintenance. I’ll be back because I want to see more! The mini golf was mediocre and could have been maintained better.More

Thank Michelle W
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Irene T, Public Relations Manager at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Michelle – thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. To clarify, Scenic Caves Nature Adventures is a separately owned/operated attraction from Blue Mountain Resort which operates the gondola. It is unfortunate that you visited at the end of the season while we...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2017

Visited during thanksgiving weekend, a bit busy but it is a typical tourist attraction. The caves were quite disappointing. we only visited one cave in the past, so I do not consider myself know much about cave. But there is really no much to see...More

Thank Feng L
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Irene T, Public Relations Manager at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2017

Thank you for your comments Feng. We’re pleased you enjoyed the Suspension Bridge. It is extremely safe even when visitors attempt to sway it. A section of the trail of caves/ caverns/ crevasses was temporarily closed for maintenance, so you were unable to view the...More

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talygroisman
August 8, 2017|
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The walk through the caves may be challenging for a four year old but there are other things such as a playground, train rides, and the suspension bridge that I'm sure a four year old would enjoy!
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chelsea9763
May 21, 2017|
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Chelsea – Because Scenic Caves is located in a nature preserve, there are areas and activities which are not accessible. There are specific details on our website, under the About Scenic Caves > Accessibility tab. If you... More
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