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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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  • #1 of 4 things to do in Vail
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Don't Expect too Much

Beautiful outdoor scenery in Vail AZ. The cave itself is pretty underwhelming. Damaged by looters, Very small. Dry. Nothing special at all. Nice history though.

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Pretty cool!

We stopped by after we did saguaro and did the guided tour. Our guide, I can not remember her name, was very knowledgeable and shared some really cool facts. Totally worth the trip!

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Cave: Nice. Horses: Great!

The cave tour is nice. Spotlights and floodlights illuminate deep crevasses and it's a short, easy walk. I also recommend the trail ride at Colossal Cave Mountain Park. Do reserve in advance. It's an...

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