Glenwood Caverns Cave Tours

The most highly decorated cave room in Colorado!

40 min guided walking tour suitable for most fitness levels.

For those seeking an authentic cave adventure. SORRY we are currently unable to run Wild Cave Tours.

Learn more about the rich history of our caves!

Colorado's Largest Show Cave Open to the Public!

Since 1999, Glenwood Caverns has been welcoming the visitors to see the spectacular natural wonders hidden inside Iron Mountain. If time permits, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park recommends visitors take both the Historic Fairy Cave and King’s Row tours. Both tours, as well as unlimited turns on rides and attractions, are included in a Glenwood Caverns Funday Pass. The first cave tour begins approximately 60 minutes after park opens.

Enjoy a ride on the NEW Glenwood Gondola and then go underground on two walking cave tours–King’s Row is recognized as one of the leading show caves in the country.

"One of the Top 10 Places to Go Underground!"

~ USA TODAY

NEED TO KNOW

  • Both Cave Tours are included with the Funday Pass.
  • The cave stays a cool 52 degrees year round. To maximize your enjoyment, please bring a light jacket or sweater and wear comfortable walking shoes.
  • Since a portion of the Historic Fairy Cave Tour is outside, please be prepared for unpredictable Glenwood Springs, Colorado, weather.
  • Please remember that food and liquids of any sort (water, formula, juice, etc.) are prohibited in the caverns. Make sure children are well-fed prior to entering the cave.
  • An adult must accompany children under 14. Small children should be carried in arms or in a front pack.
  • Because occasional narrow passageways and our concern for the safety of our guests, backpacks and strollers are not allowed in the cave. Storage lockers are available for rent along the Caver’s Corner walkway near the Upper Cave Entrance.
  • Due to the elevation (7100′) and slight exertion required, the tour is not recommended for persons who are pregnant or have heart or respiratory problems.
  • Cameras are allowed inside the cave. Please be courteous of the other visitors in your tour group when taking pictures. Mono/tri-pods are not allowed inside the cave.
  • The maximum number of guests allowed on the Historic Fairy Tour is 20. Maximum on King’s Row Tour is 25.
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  • If I ever get questioned about my most memorable/best experience adventure park/rides, the answer will be Glenwood Caverns Adventure park.
    This is probably one of those…
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    S L
    12/01/2020

    Had an amazing time with the family here. The cave tours were cool. The Alpine Coaster was a blast. The holiday lights were beautiful.

    Eric Simonsen Avatar
    Eric Simonsen
    11/30/2020

    5 star ratingWe took our 2 kids to do the cavern tours. We road the Gondola up, kids enjoyed. We first did the Kings Cavern,… read more

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    D F.
    11/29/2020
  • So amazing! All we did was the gondola and cave tours but, the cave tours were amazing and here’s the ding dang deal, I think… read more

    Jesse Rhoads Avatar
    Jesse Rhoads
    11/27/2020

    A wonderful way to spend a day with the whole family. My Son is 4 and about 42 in tall. He was able to ride… read more

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    rebekah tresslar
    11/20/2020

    5 star ratingGlenwood handles stress in a seemingly effortless manner. Made this a part of our trip through CO, Summer 2020. First arrived to see the caves & that was a smart move.
    Education before recreation….

    We…
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    Phoenix
    11/20/2020
  • 5 star ratingCalled off work that day to drive 3 hours from Denver to hide and go on an adventure! Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park called out to… read more

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    Alice Q.
    11/16/2020

    5 star ratingGreat for family with kids 5 and older. Incredibly fun. My kids were 6 and 8 and they had a blast. Amazing views and very thrilling rides. We went during the pandemic so… read more

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    jmarievw
    11/14/2020

    Great fun , great views – Totally worth the trip! The caverns are awesome and all of the rides are super fun and some terrifying…. read more

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    Carrie Soto
    11/12/2020
  • The Fairy Cavern is cool, but the other one around back is even better. The tour guides are knowledgeable, and the people working here are… read more

    Alec Black Avatar
    Alec Black
    11/12/2020

    Great adventure for all ages! This is the third time we’ve taken our family there and the Giant Canyon Swing and Mine Drop are a… read more

    SR Wells Avatar
    SR Wells
    11/11/2020

    Alpine coaster is a must! Mine drop was great as well.

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    Rich Thorpe
    11/02/2020
  • Beca one of the tour guides for the cave tour and she is amazing! I have done the cave tour twice and been lucky enough… read more

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    Junior Ortega
    11/02/2020

    5 star ratingBuena opción. Una opción si estas fuera de temporada de ski. El precio ronda los 59$ incluye las atracciones limitadas arriba. La.idea de poner un pequeño parque… read more

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    Marcial_Orozco
    11/01/2020

    5 star ratingHad a great time yesterday at the adventure park. It was a great way to spend Halloween exploring caves. The staff was awesome. Very friendly… read more

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    Sydni H.
    11/01/2020
  • Had a great time here with my family. No crowds short lines and an awesome team of employees. Great for big kids and adults as… read more

    Jim Evans Avatar
    Jim Evans
    11/01/2020

    Fun little amusement park with great views. Kings Cavern tour was made even better with Becca giving a “light show”! All attractions are included in… read more

    Angel Bischoff Avatar
    Angel Bischoff
    11/01/2020

    5 star ratingThis is a wonderful little park up on top of the mountain outside of Glenwood springs Colorado. I had a blast on the rides that… read more

    Matt K. Avatar
    Matt K.
    10/29/2020
  • Cannot wait to go back! My daughters and I had a blast.

    Areli Amaya Loera Avatar
    Areli Amaya Loera
    10/28/2020

    Enough attractions to keep you busy but not overwhelm you. Some great stuff for thrill-seekers and great stuff for the more timid.

    Ruthanne Dyson Avatar
    Ruthanne Dyson
    10/28/2020

    Excellent theme park. Rides are a complete thrill every time. I have an annual thrill pass!!

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    alejandra hurtado
    10/28/2020
  • Don and Becca were amazing!! My boyfriend and I went to Glenwood Adventure Park to see the caves little did we know there were rides… read more

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    mageeia
    10/27/2020

    Most amazing place! One of the best times I’ve ever had!! Great views, food & people. Staff is very friendly & helpful. Tom, that was… read more

    Amber England Avatar
    Amber England
    10/27/2020

    Very fun super small park. The swing, caverns and alpine coaster were our favorite.

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    Marilyn Castorina
    10/27/2020