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Address: Mammoth Cave National Park, KY
08:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 18:00

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Incredibly Fun!

I took my son and three of his friends on this tour and it was a ton of fun! I was the oldest person on the tour (45), including our oldest guide who was 40. I loved it. I am in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 November 2016
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I took my son and three of his friends on this tour and it was a ton of fun! I was the oldest person on the tour (45), including our oldest guide who was 40. I loved it. I am in moderately good shape and I wasn't too tired. I recommend bringing your own elbow pads as there are some... More 

Thank SuperK3_0
Minneapolis, Minnesota
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

The Wild Cave is not a place you go to get awed and inspired by beautiful rock formations or sediments. No, this is for those that want to spend 6 hours crawling through dirt and rock, sometimes in your belly as you belly crawl 20 feet through a 2-3 feet high opening (I could hear so many people grunting and... More 

2 Thank Eugoogoolizer
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33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We went on the wild cave tour today. It was fantastic. Our guides were Jacob and Corey. Jacob had a great knowledge of the caves and a great sense of humour and Corey is one of the guys that comes across completely unflappable you could totally trust to get you out of a tricky situation. Great qualities for guides when... More 

6 Thank kitsoncat
Mobile, Alabama
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

How often does one get to crawl, squeeze, and hike in the longest cave in the world? Sign up for the Wild Cave Tour in Mammoth Cave National Park, KY, for an amazing 51/2 miles that is both challenging & exhilarating. One has to be physically fit to enjoy this experience. Hiking boots that are above the ankles with good... More 

1 Thank 1John51415
Crown Point, Indiana
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27 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

This tour is what they explain. If you are at ALL claustrophobic or uneasy with hits DO NOT DO IT. You will be crawling under rocks for miles. You will be climbing cliffs and squeezing through small openings. The rocks are moist in some spots and the ledges can be sketchy at best. Your not strapped in and if your... More 

4 Thank KJ B
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25 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

We loved our Mammoth Cave "Niagara Falls" tour. The guide was knowledgeable and lots of fun. The bus driver had us a little scared with his fast, crazy driving, but it added to the experience. We didn't know a ride like that was included in the price of admission. Can't wait to return one day!

1 Thank Jo-Anne B
Cantonment, Florida
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

6 times and counting. Different every time. My son and I loved it each time. Having served on a rescue team I enjoied the guides and wound up taking up the rear of each group. Some tight spots and some narrow spots but overall it was a breeze. If you do not like the dark or being closed in this... More 

2 Thank Mike B
Fayetteville, Georgia
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015

When you make you reservation read the fine print. As they go to great lengths to say on their website, Mammoth Cave and the National Park System may deny you access to the tour at their discretion. It happened to a member of our party. Then having denied access, Mammoth Cave and the National Park System refused to provide a... More 

9 Thank Trip615
San Diego, California
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

My wife and I ( the "prissy" one from the previous review) were on the same tour as the previous reviewer cheesewizz with our guides Kevin and Chris and thought it was a great tour. Kevin had a great sense of humor and we found his jokes to be perfectly appropriate. The tour was quite challenging despite The previous review.... More 

5 Thank skylee27
Boise, Idaho
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

I went on the Wild Cave Tour for the third time on November 8th and brought my friend along to experience a fun challenge. We did not get the same experience I had on my previous tours and we did not get what we paid for. Normally I have a 5 star experience. Our group full with 14 cavers and... More 

6 Thank BoiseDAY

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