Rickwood Caverns State Park

Cave Tours

King's Room
Tricolor Bats
Underground Lake
Queens Room
Frozen Castle
Diamond Room
Diamond Room Ceiling
Looking up to Queen's Room
Bridal Room
Prop Rock
Shark's Tooth
First room

Cave Tour Information  

Tickets can be purchased in the gift shop or online: https://reserve.alapark.com/rickwood-caverns/tours



Tour Admission Fee (January-November)

  • Age 12 and up: $19.00

  • Age 5 to 11: $9.00

  • Under Age 5: FREE with parent or guardian


Cave Hours:  Weekends: 10 AM, 12 PM, 2 PM, 4 PM   Weekdays: 10 AM, 2 PM

Note:  For your safety and convenience, access to the cave is available only with a tour guide.  Be advised the cave tour is one mile long with 110 steps to exit at the end.  It stays a comfortable 62 degrees in the cave all year long.  Virtual reality tours are available for anyone unable to walk through the cave.  Pets are not allowed inside cave or buildings.  


Virtual Reality Cave Tour

For those guest unable to walk through the cave we offer a VR Cave Tour. The tour is guided by one of the original boy scouts who helped develop the cave. This experience is free and subject to availability. 


  • With at least one night of camping a discounted cave admission for all adults (age 12 and older) of $14.00 and for children (5-11) $8.00 
  • Package availability subject to cave operating schedule.



  • Special groups of 20 or more (school, civic, commercial organizations, etc) during seasonal tour schedule can be arranged by appointment. (excludes Wonderland Under Warrior holiday tour) 
  • Call the park office at 205-647-9692 year-round.
  • Group discounts are $8.00 per child for the cave tour or $13.00 for cave tour and gem mining
  • Adults are $14.00 for the cave tour 
  • Teachers are free (one teacher per class)