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Hall of The White Giant

Carlsbad Caverns National Park, NM
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2017 Fall Vacation

This is part of the self guided tour thru the Caverns. Not sure why they would separate this... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2017
harmony39
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Casper, Wyoming
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Just what we were hoping for

First of all, do this tour, you will be glad you did. The Hall of the White Giant tour was... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2017
DavidDuane
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Only the truly adventurous ( and fit ) should consider this four-hour guided tour of one of Carlsbad Caverns' most captivating caves. Involves crawling through tight spaces, walking on slippery surfaces and getting dirty.
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Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

This is part of the self guided tour thru the Caverns. Not sure why they would separate this attraction you can’t get to it without going thru the whole cavern unless u take the elevator I guess.

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Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

First of all, do this tour, you will be glad you did. The Hall of the White Giant tour was challenging but not impossible; it felt a bit dicey at times, but just enough to make you feel like you accomplished something when you made...More

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Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Not for the feint of heart this tour was awesome! We crawled through tight holes and climbed up using rope! It was a strenuous tour, I was tired after it.

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Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

I took the Hall of the White Giant cave excursion at Carlsbad. Wow ! Was this the most amazing tour . If you are a thrill seeker I highly recommend . A few things you should know. You have to book online in advance. They...More

Thank Mary A
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Reviewed October 27, 2015

Ranger Mark and Casey (sp?) were great. They will lock up your wallet and keys in a room while you go on the tour. You need 3 batteries per person. They provide the helmet with light, gloves and knee pads. Wear something long sleeved and...More

Thank western u
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Reviewed September 17, 2015

These are amazing formations that have taken many years to form....if you use your flashlight on your phone you can see what the formation looks like in the light....

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Reviewed July 30, 2015

Everything in the cave is pretty neat, but this was my wife's favorite part of the Big Room. Great formations, and to know how long it took to form it is impressive.

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Reviewed July 27, 2015

This is a tough and intense tour. It really does live up to it's "very strenuous" rating. I consider myself pretty claustrophobic, and I almost chickened out in the first 60 seconds, but I am glad I stuck to it. What an amazing experience. I...More

3  Thank HancockFam2015
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Reviewed July 6, 2015

3/4 of a mile in and back out the same route. Much of that (maybe 200 yards) is on your belly -- not on your hands and knees. Be in shape and don't be claustrophobic. Only 8 people per week are "privileged" to go on...More

Thank John R B
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Reviewed April 27, 2015

You need to be fit, if you are not fit but you are bold enough afford the possibility of breaking a bone, go ahead, you don't have to be skinny but it helps, otherwise you have to be squeezable, no knee problems, no claustrophobics or...More

1  Thank omniavincit7
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