Evening Adult Lantern Tours

Go back in time to 1881 when Crystal Cave was discovered!

One-hour adult (ages 16+) lantern Cave tours are led by Certified Cave Guides.This tour is a unique as all the electric lights in Crystal Cave are disabled and your only light is from your lantern. You will see the cave in a whole new light! Enjoy a personalized tour experience with smaller tour groups of 10 or less people. During the tour, your guide will highlight unique features of the cave, discuss the history of the cave and answer your questions. Adult lantern tours are offered during the summer on select Saturdays starting at 6pm and the last tour departs at 8pm. The picnic grounds, nature trail and gem panning and Prospector's Creek will also be available during the evening. Enjoy a night out at Crystal Cave this summer. Reservations are required, payment in full required when making a reservation

Times available for 2018:
Tours start at 6:00pm with the last tour departing 8:00pm
on the following dates:

June 16th
June 30th
July 7th
July 21st
August 4th
August 18th
(More tours may be added during the season.)

Lantern Tour Details

  • 19.98 per person, includes use of a LED lantern
  • Lantern Tours offered on select evenings when we are able to shut down electrial power to Crystal Cave
  • Smaller Tours with a maximum of 10 people per tour
  • Enjoy the solitude with fewer tours in the cave at any given time
  • Guests must be 16 years old or older
  • Lantern tour follows same tour path as our 1 hour daytime Crystal Cave tour
  • Reservations are required, payment in full required when making a reservation

Reservations - Please call us at (715)778-4414

Cancelation Policy:
• More than 2 weeks before your scheduled event = full refund
• Under 2 weeks but more than 48 hours = reschedule during the same year and transfer the payment to new date
• Under 48 hours = no refund or rescheduling