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Colossal Cave Mountain Park

Located in: Eastside District


16721 E. Old Spanish Trail
Vail, AZ 85641
United States

Phone: 520-647-7275


Fax: 520-647-3299

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Hidden high in the southern Arizona Mountains with its endless Sonoran Desert vistas, rich history, and authentic Wild West vibe, Colossal Cave Mountain Park is a destination for the adventurous at heart. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places the 2400 acre park and ranch feature:

• Guided Cave Tours
• Hiking and Biking Trails
• Horseback Rides
• Petting Zoo and Butterfly Garden
• Camping and Picnic Areas
• Terrace Café (food & spirits)
• Special Events
• Party, Special Occasion, and Business Meeting Venue

Just 15 minutes Southeast of Tucson. Open daily 8am to 5pm, closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Adults $18. Children (5-12) $9; under 4 Free. Military with ID $14; Military Child with ID $8.

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    Based on 490 reviews
  • #1 of 4 things to do in Vail
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My favorite cave so far.

I really liked the history of this cave. It’s the closest I’ve seen to it’s natural state. Not too many closterphobic bits either!

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Unique view of a cave

Bought Ladder Tour tickets on line for my daughter, son-in-law and myself. Had a great time climbing the ladders tucked into some of the passageways and squeezing through some narrow spaces. I've...

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Awesome cave with an interesting history

I thought this cave was awesome and am surprised to see so many negative comments. Our tour guide was great and the history and stories behind the cave are really fun and interesting. It's not as...

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