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MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK TOURS, KY

Frozen Niagara

Cave Tour
1 hr. 15 min.

Notice:

To help protect our valuable and fragile resources, effective July 1, 2013, backpacks and knapsacks will no longer be allowed on cave tours.

The ENTIRE Frozen Niagara tour route is seen on the Domes and Dripstone , Grand Avenue and Focus on Frozen Niagara Tours.


Ticket ages: Youth - ages 6 - 12 (children 5 & under are free and do not require a ticket), Adult - ages 13 & over, Interagency Senior - 62 & over, Interagency Access - no age requirement.

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.

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Tour Description

Depart by bus and journey over the top of the cave to the Frozen Niagara Entrance. This entrance created in 1924 makes it possible to see this decorative area of the cave.


Tour Details

  • Duration: 1 hr. 15 min.
  • Distance: .25 miles
  • Number of Steps: 18
  • 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. This trip has a total of twelve steps and a short ramp at the entrance. There are 49 optional steps at the Drapery Room resulting in an elevation change of 40 feet.


Accessibility

Easy walking with limited stairs.


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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