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Bluespring Caverns

1459 Bluespring Caverns Rd., Bedford, IN 47421
812 279 9471
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Ranked #1 of 6 Attractions in Bedford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Caverns/ Caves
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Porter, Indiana
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86 reviews 86 reviews
45 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Our tour guide really seemed to enjoy his job and was able to explain the history of the cave and the area. He made the tour interesting and pointed the major points of the cave. This is a boat ride tour, darkness at times and peace and quite can be found. we did not get to see any blind fish... More

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Bedford, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Educational and fun. The folks here take the time to show you and explain everything you see. Highly recomended

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Bedford, Indiana, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I have had the privilege of visiting Bluespring Caverns twice in the past year. On the first visit, I went on the boat tour. The guide was knowledgeable and entertaining. On my second visit, I walked the nature trail and my 10 yr old cousin had fun looking at all the things to see. Definitely worth the stop if you... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

My Girl Scout troop visited here on Monday.. We had a wonderful time with the cave tour and sinkhole tour.. Our tour guide Andrew for the sinkhole experience was very knowledgeable and shared alot of information with us!!! We will definitely come back!!

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Chicagoland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Just a hop, skip and a jump from Indianapolis. Brought 6 kids, age 2-12 and had lots of fun. Walk down to cave is steep and slippery, but don't let that stop you. Boat ride is informative and fun. Great way to start cave visits. Loved the demonstrations that our Guide gave us on darkness, cave thunder and especially when... More

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Bloomington, Indiana
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Extremely interesting experience to be below ground on a River---excellent guide and smooth floating. Peaceful and informative...the walk down and back to/from the cavern opening could be a physical challenge for some so I would ask if there is an option if that is an issue. Will go back with others for sure!

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Fort Myers, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

It's not often that you can take a boat ride through an underground cavern. Seeing the critters that live under the water was a great experience. The ride was about an hour or so and the park ranger was very knowledgable.

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Greenwood, Indiana, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Make sure you dress warm. It gets very cold at only 54! An hour long boat ride. Very steep in and out of the entrance. Don't bring babies, they will cry when the lights go out. And when other things happen. Kids can enjoy looking for gems. Gift shop is nicely priced.

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Elkhart, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I went with my daughter for my Birthday and was not disappointed. It was small but the tour was very well done and everyone was very nice. it is a short trip from IU in Bloomington and the drive is very pretty. Loved the boat ride and the experiments they do half way through. Like "lights out" and "cave thunder".... More

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Bloomington, Indiana
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5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This was a lot of fun for everyone in our group. We had 5 kids (ranging in ages of 5-11) and 4 adults (40-60s). We started off our afternoon with a quick picnic near the visitors center. Then, we went for our tour. All the adults had been to some type of cave before, but this was the first cave... More

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