We've visited Jewel Cave 20 years ago with our children, and this trip we brought our 6 year-old grandson. If you take the Scenic Tour, make a reservation 7 days prior to arrival, as it books quickly. There are +700 steps with railings going up and down on this tour, and the temp. is 49 degrees, so plan to wear appropriate shoes and clothing.
Our grandson's favorite part of the tour was getting to be a ranger guide and seeing the spectacular bacon strip. This is a definite "must do" if you are coming to the area.
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