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Interesting and informative

Really enjoyed this tour. Appreciate that the state runs it as a free parks service and does not... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Beth T
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Bellingham, Washington
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Short, but fun, interpretive experience

My son just completed his first year of 4H geology and gave a presentation on how a cave is formed... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2019
ColoradoM0m
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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The cave is a part of Crawford State Park about 10 miles north of Metaline Falls WA. It is about 1/4 mile S of the Canadian border so you can walk from the cave entrance to the Border and take your picture at a sign which says, I walked to Canada...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this tour. Appreciate that the state runs it as a free parks service and does not charge ( other than the discover pass ).

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed September 4, 2019

Our tour guide was informative and the cave was interesting. However, there was a fairly large group and the amount of cave that you actually experience is very short. It is a 'worth doing once' activity. The adjacent hike to the Canadian border was fun.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 25, 2019

My son just completed his first year of 4H geology and gave a presentation on how a cave is formed. I was delighted to discover a cave not too terribly far from our house. :) Tucked in an out-of-the-way location, the cave is set up...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 9, 2019

We went with three teenagers and two adults. We went on a day that it was free, meaning you didn’t need the discovery pass. It’s shirts then other cave we have been through. But it’s really interesting, it’s just some random hole out the forest....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 6, 2019

With an age range of 4 to 60 in our group of 14 people, finding something to enjoy is a challenge. We hit the jackpot with this adventure! Our guide Erica was so nice, patient, funny and knowledgeable. She showed us so many cool things...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Maggie C
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

This was a great family experience. The cave tour was well attended and a must see! Beautiful formations and newly created slag-mites and slag-tights. It is a great trail to the US/Canada boarder just past the cave entrance.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Buellers_Adventures
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Several years ago we braved the journey ( a 100+ mile) from our home, and enjoyed it "a whole bunch". The cave is damp, some close openings, and quite the trip down into the bowels of the cave. If you are into caving and exploring...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Beentheredonethat193
Reviewed June 26, 2018

If you are in the Spokane-CDA area and you are looking for a nice day trip to get away for a little while, this is a good trip. There are larger more spectacular caves in the country, but not within a 2 hour drive. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Kevin W
Reviewed February 4, 2018

The area is so beautiful, so lush, so green, and the Canadian border is right there. This state park is well maintained and as if all this is not enough, there is an amazing limestone cave. The cave tours are fascinating, the history is very...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank angela s
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

This is a very controlled cave, and the inside cavern isn't very large. It was cool the see the different formations and the guide did a good job explaining them. I don't think it is worth the time to drive up just to see this,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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