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Address: 13299 Spook Cave Rd, McGregor, IA 52157-8699
Phone Number: 563-873-2144
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My husband and I decided to go to Spook Cave after our Effigy mounds stop. Pull into the camp ground, pay your money [$12.00/person] and wait around 20 minutes to so for the tour... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Emily V
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Moscow, Idaho
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85 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Was thinking this floating tour was going to be in a bigger cavern, not a cave that was intentionally flooded to be different from other cave tours. The guide was knowledgeable in the history of the cave and an ok side invented story to keep people interested in it.Tour was short as the cave isn't that big, but price was... More 

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Thank BrendaH3
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I decided to go to Spook Cave after our Effigy mounds stop. Pull into the camp ground, pay your money [$12.00/person] and wait around 20 minutes to so for the tour to start. There's plenty to look at when you're waiting. Grounds are kept up very well. "all ticket holders" will be blasted on a loud speaker... More 

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Thank Emily V
Des Moines
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

amazing guide shane and had lots of fun!! next time we will camp there with out travel trailer. price wasn't too bad either. a lot of people there but yet the wait time wasn't bad at all. easy to find...lots of signs for directions.

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Thank Ellen H
Ripon, Wisconsin, United States
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28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family had a blast on this trip! The tour itself lasts around 45 minutes, but it was entertaining as well. Tour guides were very informative and educated in the cave, all while making the trip enjoyable. There are several areas where visitors have to duck in the boats due to the height of the cave, so use caution if... More 

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Thank Jamie V
Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was 90 degrees outside and the the trip through the cave was about 50 degrees so it was a nice cool break in the day. o it aga The cave itself is a marvel. I would gladly do it again and bring friends.

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Thank roguest4
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a week with family. We had a great time. Very well taken care of and clean camping facilities.There is train tracks running through the camp ground, but I really didn't notice them much. However some sites were very close to the tracks and might hear the train more. The cave was fun but a very short... More 

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Thank Lorri M
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We stayed in a Woodlands cabin 2 nights in mid-July. It was great and reasonably priced! The cabin slept 6 and included a microwave, small oven/stove, refrigerator, coffeemaker, pots/pans, glasses/cups, silverware, cooking & grilling utensils, firepit, charcoal grill, & picnic table. The porch also had a swing & rocking chair. The campground has a large playground for kids, a waterfall,... More 

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Thank Julie B
Big Bend, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Camped two nights in tents.....sites were long and narrow. Hard to tell which sites were where; we set everything up and started a fire only to find out we were in the neighboring site and had to move EVERYTHING and start a new fire. Not our fault as another camper had fouled up the order earlier in the day by... More 

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Thank kirstenliv
Le Claire, Iowa
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

we dropped in for a weekend of camping, had a blast the staff was quick to fix an electrical issue for our 50 amp service, it was fun to relax in the trout stream, we did the cave tour it was fun. they also had some atv trails that we enjoyed riding our side by side on. bottom line, we... More 

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Thank winslowpv
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

A boat tour of a cave. It's a pretty tight fit getting in and out of it. There are parts where the ceiling is high enough to sit up but a lot of it is ducking. It's cool inside so bring a jacket. The tour guides are pretty knowledgeable and have some good jokes. The kids really enjoyed it but... More 

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