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Blanchard Springs Caverns

Route 14, Mountain View, Mountain View, AR
+1 870-757-2211
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Well Spent Tax Dollars

I'm no fan of frivolous spending of tax dollars but there is nothing frivolous about the money... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hank H
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Virginia
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Amazing cavern tour

I grew up not far from Howe Caverns in NY, so I have an interest in caverns and respect for the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Judy H
,
North Carolina
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 18:00
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Route 14, Mountain View, Mountain View, AR
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm no fan of frivolous spending of tax dollars but there is nothing frivolous about the money spent on this place. It's a simple and straightforward Park - no frills beauty, just what I like. My wife and teenage daughters and boyfriends were similarly impressed....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I grew up not far from Howe Caverns in NY, so I have an interest in caverns and respect for the people who explore the unknown, in the dark, underground, as well as the organizations who find a way to safely share it with the...More

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is one of the most beautiful show caves in the entire country. If you're in decent shape and can handle lots of stairs and walking, take the Discovery Tour. It's a fascinating experience that combines cave geology with area history. The guides are knowledgeable...More

Thank Steven P
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We came here on vacation and stayed at a cabin. We wanted to visit the caverns and it was one of our first stops. The tour we took was a short one, and it was just that.. short. I wish we would have opted for...More

Thank animals_r_my_world
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We took the Dripstone Trail, the shortest one, and was well worth it. I have taken cave tours before but when I walked into the main cave I gasped. Beautiful! Our guide was very informative and passionate about the cave and the surrounding area. I...More

Thank KarmaDenver
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Absolutely Beautiful living cave!! My family of 4 did both the Dripstone and Discovery Tours. Would have done the Wild Cave Tour, but one of my kids wasn't old enough. After the tour, go walk the trail leading to the spring! Swim in the crystal...More

Thank Katrina A
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This informative tour was the perfect way to spend a hot day! Our tour guide offered a knowledgable tour of the cavern. We were free to take pictures and ask as many questions as we please.

Thank mrandmrsarndt
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

So the dripstone tour took around an hour or so, and the cave formations were well lit if hard to take pictures of. Our tour guides were DJ and Dale and they did an excellent job of explaining things and telling interesting bits of history....More

Thank Chloe M
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This was an amazing tour, i think better than carlsbad. Knowledgeable rangers and really special rock formations, very nice to be in a small group. They have a 1 hr tour, a long tour and a spelunking adventure available. Really superb place to visit in...More

Thank lagroene
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This was a great tour and very informative. There are 2 different tours available you better be in shape for the longer tour there are a ton of steps. Great photo opportunities. This is a must see if you are in the Mountain View area.

Thank Jen K
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Kathy S
26 August 2017|
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Response from RodLang | Reviewed this property |
I would certainly not take small children on the longer tour. It is over an hour long and there are dangerous areas where they need constant supervision. I would recommend the dripstone tour at their ages.
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jwwheat1950
5 July 2017|
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Response from 626bretk | Reviewed this property |
There are camping places.
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margieteel
19 June 2017|
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Response from StumpySirak | Reviewed this property |
to the question: can a person be [too] big to take the tour Answer: yes and no if you're inquiring about the size of the seating: if you can fit inside a typical public transportation bus seat you should be OK (as this is... More
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