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Group Policies

Group rates and programs are available with 2-week advance reservation.

Group eligibility for discounted rates is 10 or more.

Reservation deposit is required to guarantee your date and time.

Group itineraries are not provided or guaranteed prior to actual arrival and start.

Teacher pre-visit resources and lesson plans are available in our Education Resources

Chaperones and Bus Drivers must have a ticket/wristband and pay all group fees unless they are included in the designated complimentary admissions listed on the group invoice.

Field Trips

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Field Trip Program Options

This is the heart of our experience. The Cave Tour allows your group to be in a “living” cave environment. Self-Paced Tours allow you to tailor the experience to your learning goals. Discover Wisconsin – below ground!

Regular (High School and up)…………$15.00

          Or age 15 and older

Child (Grades K-8)…………..………………..$9.50

          Or age 14 & under


Discover Wisconsin’s unique driftless area! Get more out of your cave experience with this in depth look into cave science and walk through our karst landscape! One hour, above ground program. Hire one of our knowledgeable interpreters to unlock the mysteries of the earth!

$100.00 – For groups of up to 50 participants


Learn about rocks, minerals, crystals, fossils and more with one of our knowledgeable guides! Add mining bags to your experience and we will sluice and id with your group or if you prefer, we will take a hike and see local geology in action.  One hour, above ground program. Interpretation only, bags purchased separately. Hire one of our knowledgeable interpreters to unlock the mysteries of the earth!

$100.00 – For groups of up to 50 participants

Mine for gems… Hunt for fossils… Discover treasure! Add more learning before or after your scheduled tour.

  • 1 Self-guided Mining Activity with Rock or Fossil Collection

In addition to a Group Cave Tour and/or package:

Per Participant……………..$6.00 (Adults can “opt out”)

            Available for all ages!


Enhance your collection with a new rock, mineral or fossil specimen!

Per Specimen……………..$1.00

(You choose from our stock of authentic fossil, crystal, rock or mineral specimens)

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