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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.
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
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
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
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.
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
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