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Great cave adventure!

This past weekend's adventure was such a blast! This is 6 hours of exploring remote passages and... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Carly J
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The tour is very well organized. It is more like an introduction to caving with a taste of each... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
ShangKo
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

This past weekend's adventure was such a blast! This is 6 hours of exploring remote passages and tunnels. We got to squeeze into spots where you had to exhale before wiggling through. Other spots you had to rock climb your way from one shadowy room...More

Thank Carly J
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

The tour is very well organized. It is more like an introduction to caving with a taste of each common caving scenario. We also get to see a few famous spots in Mammoth Cave, though. The tour guides are not very patient in allowing us...More

2  Thank ShangKo
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Did this tour with my two teenage boys (must be 16 years old to go). This was big fun. 6 hours in the cave with lots of belly crawls through small passages (the "birth canal" was a personal favorite), walking across ledges over cave canyons,...More

1  Thank shscdaugh
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Our family did the 4 hour Grand Avenue tour. It was a lot of fun. The 3rd mile requires some strength because it is challenging. Wish we could see more domes and dripstones. Definitely worth seeing.

1  Thank rdonarski
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

My fiancee and I scored some tickets on the 4th of July and had an amazing time. Close call at first when my stinky ol'e boots almost got turned down! Thankfully there was enough tread left. The guides have EVERY reason to turn you down,...More

5  Thank Bobby C
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

My husband and I did the intro to Caving Tour this weekend. A shorter 3.5 hour version of the Wild Cave Tour. It was perfect. We learned to appreciate caving as a team sport and got a moderate physical workout, too. Climb a bit, talk...More

2  Thank Eicart
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

The title says it all. WILD. It truly was superb. My bf and I are avid hikers and we couldn't wait to do this! Take the reviews seriously. I stress this, if you are claustrophobic or have a fear of heights or darkness, DON'T do...More

3  Thank mjmatz
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

This was an awesome tour, but you have to be in decent shape to enjoy it. The tour consists of crawling on all fours, low army crawling, climbing/bouldering, and hiking. There are a handful of VERY tight spaces to crawl through, so if you are...More

5  Thank AgaSabina
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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...More

3  Thank SuperK3_0
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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...More

3  Thank Eugoogoolizer
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