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Longhorn Cavern State Park

6211 Park Road 4 S, Burnet, TX 78611
+1 512-715-9000
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Rainey day outting

1st tour of the day, my wife and I were the only ones there, and the tour went on as scheduled... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Boydanator
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Austin, Texas
A fantastic natural wonder with alot of human history

Longhorn Caverns is about an hour and fifteen minutes from Austin and worth the time and drive to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
marbenPa
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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6211 Park Road 4 S, Burnet, TX 78611
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Reviewed 1 week ago

1st tour of the day, my wife and I were the only ones there, and the tour went on as scheduled, tour guide was very knowledgeable and courteous. We have Ben in several caves, but this is the only one that was formed by a...More

Thank Boydanator
Reviewed 1 week ago

Longhorn Caverns is about an hour and fifteen minutes from Austin and worth the time and drive to see it. My entire family enjoyed the tour and would go back again. They tour every hour and don't appear to take advance reservations. Arrive early to...More

Thank marbenPa
Reviewed 1 week ago

a unique and historically relevant opportunity. the cavern tour is interesting and well worth the price/time. though our guide got a tad bit snippy with us, laggers taking too many pictures for his liking, he provided fascinating insight into not just geology but the people...More

Thank joy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to go on a tour you have to buy tickets and be prepared to wait about an hour for your tour to start. We had the 12:30 tour and waited with a group of 25 others. After 15 minutes after the scheduled...More

Thank Laura F
LonghornCavernSP, Manager at Longhorn Cavern State Park, responded to this review

Thank you, Laura, for visiting Longhorn Cavern State Park. We apologize for the poor customer service you experienced during your visit. We have addressed your concerns with our staff and are working hard to ensure things like this do not happen again. We're glad you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with our 2 year old and had a good time. We took our BOB stroller so you can definitely take one. There are a lot of steps to get down to the cavern. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and had some good...More

Thank Terri S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only seen the exterior of the cave mouth. It was free and did not cost anything, but was very pretty and quick.

1  Thank R L
LonghornCavernSP, Guest Relations Manager at Longhorn Cavern State Park, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting! Come back when you have time for a tour; the inside of the cavern is gorgeous. :)

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Nice park really enjoyed the walk in the caverns our guide was awesome and provided us with lots of information very interesting

Thank JamieKujawa
LonghornCavernSP, Guest Relations Manager at Longhorn Cavern State Park, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us!

Reviewed 15 April 2017

Longhorn Cavern State Park is a very unique park in that it's not that big and it doesn't have things like camping or cabins. What it does have is very educational. The cavern itself is so awesome. You have to take a guided tour to...More

1  Thank ptlytch07
LonghornCavernSP, Guest Relations Manager at Longhorn Cavern State Park, responded to this review

Thank you for spending part of your day at Longhorn Cavern State Park. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 12 April 2017

The drive along Park Road 4 (from Buchanan Dam) was a great beginning to our cave tour. Have never seen so many Indian blankets and bluebonnets - spectacular! Definitely make this trip during the spring. The history and work of the CCC in developing this...More

Thank SabRN
LonghornCavernSP, Guest Relations Manager at Longhorn Cavern State Park, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting the park. We're glad you enjoyed your tour. The wildflowers are spectacular this year. :)

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The tour was much longer than expected. Wear good shoes because it is very slippery inside the cave. The guide was knowledge and have lots of great information about the history of the cave.

Thank Kimberly Z
LonghornCavernSP, Guest Relations Manager at Longhorn Cavern State Park, responded to this review

Thanks for touring the cave; we're glad you enjoyed some of the unique stories that make this place special.

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
123Footloose
Is Longhorn Caverns any different from Natural Bridge Caverns in New Braunfels?
12 May 2017|
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Response from Rachelle H | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The two caves are not the same and have different features as well as different histories.
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Viredia
Are there campsites available at this park.
11 March 2017|
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Response from LonghornCavernSP | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. We do not have any campsites at Longhorn Cavern State Park. Our sister park, Inks Lake State Park, is only 6 miles away and has a large campground. Visit the TPWD reservations site for availability.
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James P
what-if anything-is wheelchair accessible ??
9 March 2017|
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Response from LonghornCavernSP | Property representative |
Longhorn Cavern State Park is not an ADA-compliant facility. All of the buildings were constructed prior to the ADA regulations; in fact, most of our buildings are historically protected structures. Wheelchairs can easily... More
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