GLENWOOD SPRINGS CAVE TOURS
at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park
Glenwood Caverns is the largest show cave open to the public in Colorado.
USA Today rated Glenwood Caverns "One of the Top 10 Places to Go Underground!"
Both guided cave tours last about 40 minutes and are appropriate for most fitness levels.
The new Historic Fairy Caves Tour is a guided walking tour, leading you on a quarter-mile-long underground stroll through new, formerly-hidden regions only recently excavated.
Discovered in Glenwood Springs in the 1950's, these beautiful underground areas were not previously accessible except to a few hardy cavers willing to crawl and wiggle through them.
MORE CAVE TOUR INFORMATION
- "Before You Visit" planning guide, including applicable cave tour rules
- Confessions of a Glenwood Caverns Tour Guide: Kathy Miller
- Interview with Bob Koper, longtime Glenwood Caverns tour guide
- "History of Glenwood Caverns & Historic Fairy Caves" in Glenwood Springs
GLENWOOD CAVERNS & HISTORIC FAIRY CAVES
Experience a glimpse of the past as you travel into the pristine underground world of Glenwood Caverns and Historic Fairy Caves. You'll discover some of nature's most amazing scenery that was millions of years in the making, hidden away deep inside Iron Mountain near downtown Glenwood Springs.
Learn about the living caverns system that is home to thousands of formations, including stalactites, stalagmites, soda straws, cave bacon, flowstone, and more! USA Today rated Glenwood Caverns "One of the Top 10 Places to Go Underground!"
Choose from our two guided tours, which vary in duration and degree of difficulty.
Wild Tour - for the more adventurous, a two-hour, on-your-belly extreme caving experience