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Unfortunately, this iconic and landmark home burned down to the ground on November 23, 2018. Rolf... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2018
Trail769746
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Rolf!

A Radium institution. If you are someone who doesn't get along with 100% of the people you... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
intro2001
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Intersection of Hwy 95 and Hwy 93 and Main Street, Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately, this iconic and landmark home burned down to the ground on November 23, 2018. Rolf the Woodcarver was fortunately rescued from the inferno, but Rolf is struggling with terminal cancer. I wish him the best, and hope Radium and his many friends support him...More

Date of experience: November 2018
6  Thank Trail769746
Reviewed 29 October 2018

A Radium institution. If you are someone who doesn't get along with 100% of the people you encounter - Please don't bother this guy - Like one of the other reviewers says, come with an open mind. A great character to visit! We have never...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank intro2001
Reviewed 20 September 2018

We visited the home of 1000 faces while staying in Radium Hot Springs. Interesting but not a great deal to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Edwin F
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Rolf is an incredibly kind and interesting and talented man. His home is full of quirk and charm as well as his awe-inspiring art!! Oh and GOATS!! It was our second visit. We paid a small entrance fee that was well worth it and we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Yasdnilelis
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Rolf is an interesting man, wonderful personality, talented and super to talk with. Just seeing his house and studio is delightful! The art work, flowers, goats and his environment is not to be missed. We bought a few carved items and they will find a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sigi2007
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

The visit was so unique and special, we had a great time and talk with a n amazing man who called Rolf. We also bought some special stuff, if you are around you must go!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Omer G
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Paid a small fee to enter. Met the artist and went through his store and workshop. So many pieces of wood waiting to be made into something unique. Beautifully carved planters. Lots of children have colored pictures and written the artist notes which he has...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank onthego2009
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

What a neat little house!! Rolf is an amazing wood carving artist. His house is filled with his work and yes it is his house. He is dressed like a wizard and has a great story to share. Just be open to the experience and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank alarose
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit far more than I expected ! Rolf was entertaining and all the wood carvings are amazing to look at . The place is one of a kind! The goats , the art , the carvings and the structure itself . There...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CassCurr
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Radium is a very small town in British Columbia. We saw this place right of the main road into town . . . so of course, we had to go in and see what this place is all about. This place is owned by Rolph...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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TrudyI2
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Response from hombre8585 | Reviewed this property |
Agree. No set time. Might want to call ahead but not sure he will answer.
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