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Surprised by the beauty of the cave and surroundings. Enjoyed it very much and so glad I made this... read more

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Tawas City, Michigan
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Well worth the drive!

We had 2 adults, a 14, 9, and 8 year old in our group. It was the 14 year old boy who asked to go... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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The most beautiful cave in Wisconsin and the upper Midwest, Cave of the Mounds lies just off U.S. Highways 18/151 in Blue Mounds, WI. The United States Department of the Interior and the National Park Service designated Cave of the Mounds a National...more
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2975 Cave of the Mounds Rd, Blue Mounds, WI 53517-9413
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Surprised by the beauty of the cave and surroundings. Enjoyed it very much and so glad I made this part of our plans.

Thank absolutely42746
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had 2 adults, a 14, 9, and 8 year old in our group. It was the 14 year old boy who asked to go here. All of us were in awe over the caves. It was breathtaking! We drove over an hour to get...More

Thank World2Dream
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been to other caves, so we stopped in just because it was on our way from one place to another. We managed to get in to the last tour of the day. There were only about 9 people on the tour, so the...More

Thank Luis M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seems like a nice park to camp in, but we only stopped for a quick walk and to check out the view. I would have liked to hike more trails but the heat index was nasty that day so we only stayed an hour or...More

Thank amanda h
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to go out of our way a little to visit Cave of the Mounds on our way home from the Dells. We are so glad we did! I will admit that I was underwhelmed at the start of the tour, but as we...More

Thank Allison W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with the shorter tour because we were trying to get to our next location. I would not recommend that. We took an elevator down to one room of the cave and got some information from the tour guide. That was the extent of...More

Thank Kelsey P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must see and do attraction for anyone who is a nature buff, so much to see and learn about. This was a real adventure in itself.

Thank djaw2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you’ve never been to a cave, add a star. It is a small cave and still growing. There are few colors or more mature growths. There was only one column in the entire cave. The guide was a young man with a superb speaking...More

Thank Melodycthomas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great place to visit. My hubby was in Madison on business and so I had time to spare during the day. Found this place and so glad I did. Tour guide was friendly and knowledgeable! Great place for the family to explore!

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit the place as my friend suggested it and it was really a day spent well with the family and kids.It's a beautiful natural splendor and the guided tour makes it more interesting, informative and easy. You will be amazed by the...More

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12 July 2018|
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Response from Amy A | Reviewed this property |
No it wouldn’t it! We went in April and it was crappy weather and we still enjoyed the tour.
Susan G
25 April 2018|
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Response from pateo331 | Reviewed this property |
They might enjoy downtown Mt. Horeb. It's cute and quaint with lots of little shops and a short drive to the Cave of the Mounds. If they're into rocks, they might enjoy the gift shop but it's small and crowded. i wasn't... More
Shalen L
18 April 2017|
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Response from Steven B | Reviewed this property |
Only if constantly supervised and helped by an adult. They must follow the rules and will need help going up and down steps.