Pack the sleeping bags.
Includes 4+ hours supervised activities.
Participation limited to sponsored youth groups, ages 9 - 16.
A $15 non-refundable advanced deposit required.
The remaining $25 is collected upon arrival.
Explore America’s longest underground river by boat. Walk, crawl and climb through an undeveloped part of the caverns (not seen on our regular tours). Experiencing camping 100 feet underground overnight in Canyon Hall, high above the hidden banks of Myst’ry River.
The park also offers our Kayak High Adventures with advance reservations.
You may also find our school teacher resources helpful.
A handy brochure that explains our Overnight Adventure. Includes parental waiver.
A handy PDF you can print explaining our policies and other important information.
A quick travel map you can refer to for directions.
Bluespring Cavern’s Overnight Adventure is an experience in the natural world. For the enjoyment and safety of all, participants must follow the directions of our staff supervising the experience with assistance from group leaders. Rowdy behavior is not acceptable.
Our wild tour is moderately strenuous and may not be suitable for individuals not in good health or with disabilities. As in all adventure programs injuries are possible, especially when rowdy behavior or disregard for rules is involved.
An advance deposit of $15,00 per participant is due from your group (single check or money order for the entire group) within 30 days after your reservation is confirmed. Please do not send full payment for the program in your deposit.
1459 Blue Spring Caverns Rd.
Bedford, IN 47421.
Please note that we cannot accept deposits on credit or debit cards or by phone. Your deposit (per participant) is non-refundable and reservations without timely deposits are subject to cancellation. We recommend that deposits be collected from each participant in advance. Accurate participant counts save you money and improve program organization.
Bluespring Caverns Park is on Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Please do not arrive before gates open. Please do not arrive late as this delays programs for all groups. Late arrivals are likely to miss part of the program.
|Arrival Night||Gates Open||Registration||Depart for Caverns|
|Friday||7:00 PM||7:30 PM||8:30 PM|
|Saturday||5:30 PM||6:00 PM||7:00 PM|
At registration, your group leader will need to present signed parental permission slips (tear-off panel on Overnight Adventure Brochure) for all participants below age 18. Please do not bring children under age 9. They will not be able to participate in all activities.
Payment for the balance of program cost must be made in one transaction (cash, check, or card) for the entire group. Your deposit is credited on a per-person basis to the $40.00 per person program cost.
Personal goods should be in small bag or backpack (no suitcases). Each participant should bring the following on their Overnight Adventure.
Please do not bring extra equipment as storage space is limited ( i.e. no cots, airbeds, tents, coolers, etc).
We are not a hotel. Our facilities are limited.
Restrooms and a snack bar are inside the cavern. Breakfast will be served the following morning.
Alcoholic beverages & firearms are not allowed. Each participant is expected to be courteous and respect our property. Our staff will direct all activities, but we expect adult leaders to maintain positive attitude & order within their group,
Unacceptable conduct will result in a group being asked to leave and being banned from future participation. Destructive conduct is subject to prosecution under law.
To increase or decrease your group size, you must contact us for approval. If you have any other questions or concerns, call us at 812-279-9471, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EST Monday - Thursday.
Many dates (especially Saturday nights) are filled 60 to 90 days ahead of the date, so changes may not be possible. If some group members require special facilities, please contact us ahead of your date and we will do our best to meet their needs. Advance planning will enhance your Caverns experience.
If you need to add more than two participants, call us first.
1459 Bluespirng Caverns Rd.
Bedford, IN 47421
Use a debit or credit card.
Your group deposit is per person. Deposits for no-shows are not credited to your group. We recommend that deposits be collected from each participant prior to your scheduled date.
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Overnight Adventures are not affected by winter storm events. If you think travel is unsafe, please call. Occasionally we may have to cancel a date due to excessive rain or area floods. We will contact you ASAP in these cases.
Our breakfast is served in underground Canyon Hall and includes orange juice, a sausage, egg, & potato wrap, an apple turnover, hot chocolate or coffee.
We have hot dogs, Slim Jim’s, candies, crackers, hot chocolate and coffee. Snack bar items are priced reasonably from $.75 to $1.50.
Ages 9 - 16
The program is designed for youth ages 9 thru 16. Youth under age 9 will not be allowed to participate in our wild tour segment and are not recommended.
Our Overnight Adventure is open only to sponsored youth groups. Each group should have designated adult leaders.
Please review our calendar to ensure your date is available. Then scroll down and complete our reservation request form.
After we confirm the date you chose from our calendar, you’ll be required to prepay your deposit for each person. Upon arrival, you’ll pay the remainder and turn in all signed release waivers.
Form Coming Fall 2021
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