V.I. Ecolearn Partnership

Every kid deserves an outdoor adventure Donate today to send a youth on the trip of their dreams! Horne Lake Caves have long been a beacon for those seeking the thrill of a true outdoor adventure, but there are many … Read More

Protecting BC Bats from WNS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XDYKSF2VEoM Bats, vital to North America’s ecosystems, are facing a dire threat with the spread of White-Nose Syndrome (WNS), a fungal disease which disrupts their hibernation and results in starvation.  Since 2018, Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park has implemented innovative … Read More

New Elements on Vertical Cave Tours

The crew at the Cave Park has been looking for exciting new ways to help the public experience the caves and this Summer we have made three new changes to way we have rigged the ropes for the Achilles Challenge … Read More

Scavenger Hunt Contest (Will Return Spring 2023)

Our biggest contest prize yet! Find 12 hidden letters while adventuring through Main Cave, solve a word puzzle correctly and you will be entered in a draw for a chance to win a Max Depth Cave Adventure for 4 people! … Read More

Horne Lake Caves: A History

The best in Canada! That is one way to describe the cave resources of Vancouver Island, home to more than 1,000 caves – many of them still not fully explored. Horne Lakes Provincial Park was established in 1971 at the … Read More

Horne Lake Caves: Caving Safety & Etiquette Tips

Located just a 30 minute drive west of Qualicum Beach, Horne Lake Caves features some of the most beautiful and accessible caves found anywhere in the province. Our guides are experienced in working with guests of all ages and activity … Read More

Horne Lake Caves: A Vancouver Island Field Trip Favourite

Horne Lake Caves has been a favourite destination for school field trips on Vancouver Island for decades. During the many years of our operations here, we’ve guided many thousands of students and teachers on exciting tours through parts of our … Read More