Immerse yourself within the third longest cave in the world. With over 195 miles of mapped and surveyed passages, this underground wilderness appeals to human curiosity. Its splendor is revealed through fragile formations and glimpses of brilliant color. Its maze of passages lure explorers, and its scientific wealth remains a mystery. This resource is truly a jewel in the National Park Service.
Explore and Discover One of the Last Frontiers in the World
Experience a Guided Cave Tour
What kind of cave tour experience do you desire? Park Rangers offer four different types of cave tours ranging from easy to strenuous.
Explore the Surface of Jewel Cave
Guided nature hikes occur daily during the summer months. The hikes provide recreation and a chance to learn about the pine forest.
Junior Rangers: A Step Above the Rest
Challenge and provoke your kids to learn more about the monument through the Junior Ranger Program, for kids ages 5 - 12.
Last updated: March 18, 2018