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California Caverns

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Great experience highly recommend. However could be a issue for people who get nervous in very... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2019
Robert P
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Caverns

one of my most amazing adventures yet, there are so many caverns in the California area. We... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
Charlene B
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Citrus Heights, California
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9 mi east of San Andreas on Mountain Ranch Rd., Angels Camp, CA 95246-9674
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Reviewed January 26, 2019 via mobile

Despite all the sites (FB, GOOGLE, TripAdvisor, their website) saying they were open for winter, after driving for 3hrs to get there for the sole purpose of gathering information for our 4th grader's huge project he has to do, a little sign on the fence...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 12, 2019

Great experience highly recommend. However could be a issue for people who get nervous in very tight spaces.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Robert P
Reviewed November 11, 2018

one of my most amazing adventures yet, there are so many caverns in the California area. We experienced complete darkness, beautiful images that ones mind can see, and repealing to even a deeper section of the cavern was remarkable

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Charlene B
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We have some beautiful caverns up here in the California foothills, and California Cavern is, in my opinion, the most beautiful. I have participated in the walking tours as well as the spelunking trips, the Mammoth Cave Expedition and the Middle Earth Expedition. During the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Melissa M
Reviewed June 28, 2018

The drive in seemed sketchy - coming from Calaveras State Park - it was a windy narrow road, but once we started our Tour- SIMPLY SPECTACULAR!- With a group of us fascinated by geology, biology and history, Isaac our Tour Guide did not disappoint! he...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jon and Jenny H
Reviewed October 19, 2017

We showed up here one afternoon and as soon as we bought our tickets a busload of 3rd graders parked and lined up for the same tour. My boyfriend and I are all about education for the littles, but we couldn't imagine being inside a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
5  Thank Katherine S
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

I visited California Caverns with my grandson. We found this cavern to be intriguing and different from Moaning & Mercer Caverns (fewer stairs) & we felt more like cave explorers even on the basic tour. We saw the mud covered people from the mire adventuresome...More

Date of experience: August 2017
6  Thank Alice W
Reviewed August 8, 2017

The walking tour through California Caverns is interesting, fun, unforgettable. There are rooms where people used to get married, rooms where city council (or was it county supervisor?) meeting took place long ago. I've taken the tour with friends, with family and by myself and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank sunny l
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

We did the walking tour and it was easy.. it was about 70 degrees down there and 100 outside. My five year old son had no problem walking the stairs. Pictures and videos won't do justice to this place.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Jose H
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Staff is really nice. These guys do a great job, with lots of history, geology, and local knowledge. Beautiful caverns, and you can choose the level of difficulty. Nice big gift shop with cool stuff. We were out of season so we went to Murphy's...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank zimagrrl
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