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MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK TOURS, KY

Great Onyx Tour

Cave Tour
2 hr. 15 min.

Notice:

MUST BE AT LEAST 6 YRS. OF AGE TO PARTICIPATE ON THIS TOUR.

Ticket ages: Youth - ages 6 - 12 Adult - ages 13 & over, Interagency Senior - 62 & over, Interagency Access - no age requirement. Interagency Annual Pass is NOT accepted for cave tours.

Any youth under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older, on all tours.

Will Call pickup: 30 minutes prior to tour time.

Ticket Availability


  


Tour Description

Exploring this geologic beauty by lantern light offers a shadowed backdrop for the multitudes of dripstone gypsum and helictite formations.


Tour Details

  • Duration: 2 hr. 15 min.
  • Distance: 1 miles
  • Number of Steps: 40
  • Accessible: No
  • Effort: Easy

Know Before You Go

Tour Park Facility Operational Hours: Tours run every day except Christmas Day. Visitor Center closes early on Christmas Eve. Visitor Center hours vary with season. Some visitors must carry lanterns. No electrical lighting. No flash photography. This trip will have an elevation change of 30 feet and you will descend and climb a total of 40 steps some of which are steep and uneven.


Accessibility

No.


Amenities

No restrooms are available.


Directions

All tours begin at the Visitor Center.


Note: Some Tours may be available only from the Tour Park on a first-come-first-served basis. Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the Tour Park.
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