COVID – 19 UPDATE: July 1 /20

Horne Lake Caves Park and Visitor Centre is OPEN for summer 9:30-5:30 daily  

  • Cave Trails are open and Cave Tours are running with limited availability. Reserve in advance.
  • Self-Guided access to the caves remains closed until further notice

If you plan to visit the park, you must abide by the Cave Park Covid-19 Protocols.  For more info please check out the latest FAQ’s.

The Schedule

Planning to explore one of the wilder parks on Vancouver Island? The tour schedule and Visitor Centre hours vary with each season – Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter. Check below to make sure the tour you want is available for the season and water conditions.

seasonal tour options

2020 SPRING – June 1 to June 30


  • Multi-Cave Experience (daily – reservations only)

2020 SUMMER – July 1 to Sept.6

Summer is our busy season. We recommend booking in advance to hold your spot.

  • Multi-Cave Experience (multiple times daily – reservations highly recommended)
  • Riverbend Cave Explorer (one tour per day – reservations highly recommended)

2020 FALL – Sept. 7 to Oct. 1

  • Multi-Cave Experience (daily – reservations required)

2020 / 21  WINTER – Oct. 2   to Apr. 30

  • Winter trips can be very, very wet. Bring a complete change of clothes and a fun attitude. On rare occasions, winter tours can be cancelled due to high water.
  • TOURS AVAILABLE YEAR ROUND:  (limited availability Oct-Apr),  Multi-Cave Experience. 
  • Check our online booking page for tour times or call 250-248-7829 to inquire.