Explore America's longest navigable underground river in custom electric boats.
Call to Reserve. Reservations should be made 2 weeks in advance.
Decend 400' to reach the river. Ascend again on your exit.
$7.00 - $10.00
See below for pricing by grade.
Bluespring Caverns Park is a great place for school field trips. We offer admissions at a reduced costs for school field trips. In addition to our hour-long Myst’ry River Voyage Boat Tour, we also offer have optional tour add-ons.
Gemstone Experience - $4
Prospect for, identify and take home your own collection of semi-precious gemstones using our mining sluice.
Sinkhole Educational Experience - $4
Learn about caves, karst landscapes, & sinkholes on a guided 1/2 mile trip around Indiana’s largest sinkhole.
To make a reservation, call us at 812-279-9471.
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A guide for a classroom teacher or group leader to use before coming to the caverns.
Fill this out directly after going on your cave tour.
Students will learn about animals living in the cave, and the cave food chain.
Students will understand the meaning of echolocation and how it is helpful to bats.
Students will look at different types of rock to see which rock is more likely to be dissolved by carbonic acid.
A quick travel map you can refer to for directions.
Check Your Reservation
You will need to arrive at your schedule reservation time. Reservations need to be made at least 2 weeks in advance.
A Few Recommendations
No special equipment is required. We recommend a light jacket, and closed-toe, non-slip shoes. The Caverns is 52 degrees.
Masks are required.
Masks/face-coverings are required on tour and in the Visitor Center. Masks are available on site for minimal cost. All children must wear masks.
Usually March 16 - October 31
Currently our school tours are not available due to Covid-19.
Our parking lot, Visitor Center/Gift Shop, and our Gemstone Mining sluice are handicapped accessible. Due to the natural constraints of the Caverns, our Myst’ry River tour is not handicapped accessible. For more detailed information, please call us.
Our Myst’ry River boat tour is one hour in length and covers 1-1/4 miles aboard our electric-powered boats and a 400’ walking section.
We accept many.
We accept cash, check, credit, and debit cards.
Reservations are required.
Reservations need to be made at least 2 weeks in advance. Reservations can be made by phone at 812-279-9471, 9 AM to 4 PM EST. We accept all major credit & debit cards.
Temperatures underground are a constant 53 degrees year-round. A light jacket is recommended.
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