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The Castleguard Cave Map: Navigable PDF

Use Adobe Reader to navigate through Canada's longest cave, located in Alberta's Banff National Park.
The navigable PDF map contains 55 screen maps, plus cover, index and legend pages.

Download the 2012 version of the Castleguard Cave map *here (6.8MB)*

The map can be viewed with the Adobe Acrobat Reader version 6.0 or later.
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CD versions of the map are available for purchase from The Alberta Speleological Society.
Visit for further information.

More information and a Parks Canada perspective on the mapping project is here.

Canadian Cave Books
Under Grotto Mountain - Ratsnest Cave

Charles Yonge

A fine book describing exploration,
geology, biology and related information
about Ratsnest Cave, a 4km long cave
near Canmore, Alberta.

Published by:

Rocky Mountain Books
#4 Spruce Centre SW
Calgary, Alberta
Canada T3C 3B3

Price: $19.95 Canadian, plus $4 shipping/handling
Phone: 1-800-566-3336 Website:

ISBN - 0-921102-77-1

Caves and Karst in Manitoba's
Interlake Region - 2nd Edition

Edited by W.D. McRitchie and Kim Monson 

A comprehensive review and exploration
history of caves in the interlake region of
Manitoba. A truly remarkable production
in a province not widely known for the
extent of it's caves. Covers topics from
biology to geology.

Available from:

Manitoba Speleological Society

ISBN - 0-9685544

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