EXPLORER'S LANTERN TOUR

Tours available from June 26 through August 17
Thursday and Friday at 5:30pm
Saturday and Sunday ay 6:00pm

Experience Crystal Cave in a different light using candle lanterns. Each visitor will be provided their own lantern as they tour this unique, marble cave. Crystal Cave was first discovered by park employees in 1918 and opened to the public 70 years ago for tours. Step back in time to view the cave in much the same way that it looked to the first explorers with flickering candles and listen to the stories of discovery, exploration, development and restoration in this beautiful national park treasure. Tour length is 1.5 hours. Limited to 18 persons. Ages 13 and up. No flash photography. Not recommended for those who have trouble seeing in low light situations, or with mobility problems.

COST: $16 per person. Tickets may only be purchased at the Foothills or Lodgepole Visitor Center.