South Pittsburg, TN
To see area caves that are different from Russell Cave you can travel forty-seven miles to Cathedral Caverns State Park in Woodville, AL, or fifty-four miles to Sequoyah Caverns and Campgrounds in Valley Head, AL.
Did You Know?
The National Geographic Society purchased 310 acres surrounding the cave shelter area and donated the land to the American people. Russell Cave was designated as a National Monument in 1961 by President John F. Kennedy.