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Polar Caves Park

705 Rumney Route 25, Rumney, NH 03266-3581
+1 603-536-1888
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Definitely different.

Excellent for me and my ten year old. The wife not quite as much. She did like it. Decent short... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
New England
Fun day at Polar Caves

Great fun at Polar caves, perfect for preschool through teens. The caves are fun to explore at... read more

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Reviewed 21 September 2017
Boston Ma
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A family experience since 1922 located in the scenic Baker River Valley. Come tour our natural scenic attraction featuring 9 glacial caves. While visiting, feed the fallow deer, exotic birds and ducks. Also try the Polar Mining Expedition and Klondike Mines; Tour our Maple Sugar Museum and enjoy the truly unique Glacial Rock Garden. Bring your own lunch and enjoy our picnic area with charcoal grills, charcoal not provided. Our Snack bar is open daily, featuring homemade pizza. Open Daily 9am to 5pm Spring and Summer, 4:30pm in the fall.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rock garden” (18 reviews)
“lemon squeeze” (38 reviews)
“gift shop” (39 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
705 Rumney Route 25, Rumney, NH 03266-3581
+1 603-536-1888
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent for me and my ten year old. The wife not quite as much. She did like it. Decent short trails and gift store/cafe. The caves are not like anything I ever did. No stalagmites or anything. They are caves, not caverns. They're actually basically...More

Thank eja117
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Great fun at Polar caves, perfect for preschool through teens. The caves are fun to explore at your own pace. There are nine caves, all a bit different. The Lemon Squeeze is the highlight ! Lots of stairs to climb, beautiful views from the top....More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

I went here around 83 but my wife here around 93. The area is gorgeous but there are only simple thing to do. It is a perfect place if you are into seeing rocks, botony and forest animals. There is a place to feed animals...More

Thank apatriot73
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Both my husband and I had a great time at Polar Caves, even though he enjoys being in small, cramped places under the ground a lot more than I do. What's nice about this place is that you have some control over your level of...More

1  Thank Livie2009
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful park to go in take a hike. We showed up at 4pm which is their last ticket of the day. They were pretty rude about that. We stopped to take a picture at the big chair and they ruined it by yelling...More

Thank Laurie R
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I understood that this place wasn't the typical cave atmosphere that you would think of when you go to a "cave". We knew exactly what we would be seeing when we arrived. What we didn't know was that you would be waiting in line at...More

Thank casey101
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Had a great experience at Polar Caves in Romney. <y 12 yr old and her friend - had an awesome time !

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Thank dnordengren
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Very good time for all ages. My kids are 7 and 11 both thought it was super cool. Also not too much hiking for the kids. Remember to bring coins for the lookout at the top. Or binoculars. Also it is very close to a...More

1  Thank dave c
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I would do this all over again. I went with my husband, my parents and my sisters, one of them being 7 years old. At first she was terrified because the first cave was dark and tight but she got over it very quickly. She...More

Thank andrea m
Reviewed 28 August 2017

This is a total boy trip! I have six boys ages 17y- 1yr and they were in their glory! They did every cave and couldn't wait to get to the next! Mom was not as ambitious as I had little tyke attached to me but...More

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19 August 2017|
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Response from Tara D | Reviewed this property |
Every cave as noted has a walk around, but depending on how fit and adventurous you are, I would not pass up the opportunity to try a few of the larger caves out. Take it slow and be careful of your footing.
Terry S
4 August 2017|
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Response from Polar_Caver | Property representative |
Yes you can bring them and leave them near the entrance to the caves.
Isabelle L
19 July 2017|
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Response from nottinghall | Reviewed this property |
No ticks in the caves or on the walking paths. If you roll around on the grass, probably.