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Dunbar Cave

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Address: , Clarksville, TN
Phone Number: 931-648-5526
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Exploring the Cave

The cave tour is as mentioned only at 10:00am on Sat and you *must* call in advance to reserve a spot (sometimes they are booked for weeks out) it is $15 a person (adult). Two... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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Orlando, Florida
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Nice time at this past weekends cooling at the Cave event. Thanks to everyone that made it possible. Music was enjoyable!

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Memphis, Tennessee
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

What a great place to relax and just walk around as a couple or a family. Its cool to see this was once a big place for stars to come and preform. If not for the bats inside I think it would be going strong still. do some research and see all the big names that have been there and... More 

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Oak Grove, Kentucky
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Nothing else to do besides walking. There used to be a beautiful lake full of wildlife, but that's now been drained. I haven't toured the caves since they reopened, but I heard it was nice and informative.

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9 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This park is great if you want to go for a short hike, walk around the lake and/or fish. Other than that there is not much too it. There used to be caves you can go into but the bats contracted a disease and the caves are closed. As for fishing, I've caught two fish there out of the 10... More 

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

First we went there we couldn't find anyone and the cave was not open. When we went to the office they told us there was no Ranger available that day to show us the cave and we won't be able to trail too.

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Dunbar cave is an excellent example of a wet cave. It has many interesting things to see. The walking trails are great too!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Love visiting this place, so quiet and peaceful and beautiful. Come in the hot summer months. You will be amazed how cool the air is.

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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The cave tour is as mentioned only at 10:00am on Sat and you *must* call in advance to reserve a spot (sometimes they are booked for weeks out) it is $15 a person (adult). Two pairs of shoes are needed to enter the cave, the pair you wear into the cave must be closed-toe & taken off when you get... More 

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Richfield, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Very cool cave and tour. You hike in about a mile. Tour guide was excellent. You must bring an extra pair of shoes as they give you a bag to wash your dirty shoes off to prevent the spread of white nose fungus that kills bats. bring a good flashlite as well.

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Middleburg
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We really wanted to tour the Dunbar Caves, so we took the 2 hour drive from our hotel to do so. Sadly neither the website, nor the lady we spoke to the day prior said anything about the ONLY TOUR being at 10:00am. :-(

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