Last updated: March 23, 2016
Alerts & Conditions
Items Worn in Other Caves outside of the Black Hills are Not Allowed.A disease known as White-Nose Syndrome (WNS) is killing bat populations across the U.S. To prevent the spread of WNS - do not wear shoes, clothing, or bring any gear into Jewel Cave that have been in other caves or mines.
Cave Tour RestrictionsThe evaluation of cave tour guidelines is done on a routine basis for the safety of our guests, as well as to preserve and protect the resources. Please review the guideline for proper footwear before visiting Jewel Cave on a tour.