Cave Tours

Open 7 Days A Week

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555 Charlie Roberts Road, Pelham, TN 37366

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Explore The Caverns!

The Caverns offers daily cave tours that include one of the largest underground rooms in the world at over three football fields long and a behind-the-scenes tour of the music venue. Walking tours of these otherworldly caves entwine the cave geology, the mythology of cave lore, and the unique history of Grundy County.

For thrill seekers and adrenaline junkies, take an Adventure Cave Tour to explore deep portions of The Caverns with our seasoned cave guides.

Want to bring large group for a cave tour or would you like to learn more about our overnight adventures? Please reach out to cj@thecaverns.com.

We are closed on Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Eve through New Year's Day (reopening January 2nd).

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Guided Cave Tour

45 min - 1 hour • Moderate difficulty • All ages

From 9a to 5p CT daily, guided cave tours at The Caverns lead you through two captivating caves. Explore the vast Big Room Cave, stretching three football fields in length, and marvel at its otherworldly subterranean beauty. Our knowledgeable guides will regale you with the intricate wonders of cave geology, engaging myths of cave lore, and the intriguing history Grundy County. Additionally, venture into our legendary underground music hall for a behind-the-scenes tour. Optional playful passages provide crawl-through experiences enjoyable for both children and adults. Ready to embark on this unforgettable journey? Book your tour now!

  • Tour difficulty is moderate due to a couple steep hills

  • Age 2 and under are free

  • $22.95 adults / $12.95 ages 3 to 12 — plus tax & fees

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Adventure Cave Tours

3 - 4 hours • Extreme difficulty • Ages 16 & up

Embark on a deep caving expedition! Guided by seasoned cavers you'll navigate the challenging "Tombstone Pass" to discover an underground river, unique geological formations like “soda straws,” and thriving cave creatures. Upon resurfacing, you'll be rewarded an exclusive T-shirt to commemorate your journey.

  • We provide caving helmets, head lamps, and knee pads (our gear must be used)
  • You will get muddy, so please dress appropriately
  • Reservations required 7 days in advance
  • $130 — plus tax & fees (T-shirt included)

Please note, if you are the first person to book a tour spot, there is a minimum of two people per booking. All participants must sign a waiver onsite prior to the tour and all participants must present a valid ID when signing the waiver.

Curious but not ready to commit? Send an email to info@thecaverns.com with your phone number and one of our adventure caving experts will give you a call to tell you more and answer your questions.

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