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Cub Run Cave

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Address: 15101 Cub Run Highway, Cub Run, KY 42729
Phone Number: 270-524-1444
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Description: Cub Run Cave, located in scenic Hart County Kentucky, was first discovered...
Cub Run Cave, located in scenic Hart County Kentucky, was first discovered in 1950. It was then briefly shown to the public before being closed for the next 55 years. The cave reopened to the public in July of 2006.
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A very good definition of 'show cave'

If you are visiting the Mammoth Cave area, this is worth the drive north on I-65, to Munfordville (12 miles north of Cave City). One of the best cave tours *and guide, Linda) I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
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Dahlonega, Georgia
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Dahlonega, Georgia
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143 reviews 143 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

If you are visiting the Mammoth Cave area, this is worth the drive north on I-65, to Munfordville (12 miles north of Cave City). One of the best cave tours *and guide, Linda) I have ever experienced, this was my second visit. As mentioned in my previous review, it is a bit of a drive but worth the effort. Closed... More 

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Holland, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

You can read one review or all of them, the result is the same: this cave is unique and equal or better than Jewel Cave or Wind Cave in the Dakotas. Linda is passionate, knowledgeable and leads a terrific tour. I was driving Nashville to Michigan and wanted to stop at a cave. Mammoth didn't attract me much (my husband... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

On our southern states cave tour we ended up going back near Mammoth Cave NP where we stayed--having done long tours there in the past we looked for alternatives and found this one extolling the cave highlites and especially its only guide, Linda--located North of the park the drive thru rural Kentucky Amish country was beautiful tho others msy go... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

This cave was discovered in 1950 by my Uncle and his cousin. It's amazing to listen to the story of what they did during those initial visits. This is a georgeous living and growing wet cave with many formations. The best things are, the ease of walking through the cave on a boardwalk, stroller friendly, and the very knowledgeable tour... More 

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Louisville, KY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This cave is not well advertised and has no signage directing drivers to the site. It is well worth seeing as the cave has a wide variety of cave features, is not strenuous (the path is flat for most of the tour) and the price is reasonable. Linda, the sole proprietor of the cave, runs the gift shop and conducts... More 

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Newfane, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Amazing cave, interesting history, fabulous tour guide, limited crowds (our family had our own 1.5 hour tour since we were the only ones there), tons of formations, .... You should go here!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We share the positive reviews of others who have visited the cave. Linda is the best tour guide you will find anywhere and is full of enthusiasm. We have visited caves in Spain, Gibralter, the Dominican Republic and elsewhere. This trip is best because you can get up close and personal with the cave structures. It is also best if... More 

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Dahlonega, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

That is what you'll say after you visit Cub Run. Yes, it's a bit of a drive, but truly worth your time and effort. Tours are offered four times a day, every day except Monday and Tuesday. Eat lunch in Munfordville before or after you visit, because your choices at the nearby exits are limited. (Stop at the rest area... More 

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Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

If you are in the Mammoth Cave area, you should not miss this incredible cave with its fascinating history. You can take a scenic drive from the Cave City area and even incorporate a ferry en route to the cave if you are driving through the national park on the way to Cub Run Cave. The cave is filled with... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This cave tour left my partner and I absolutely speechless. I've been on at least a dozen cave tours and this is by far the best I have ever seen. It is pristine, filled with gorgeous formations, and has a fascinating history. Our guide, Linda, has such a passion and love for the cave, her enthusiasm makes the tour. We... More 

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