Visited back in 2010, bought tickets as an anniversary gift. Right off the bat you must crawl 20ish feet. Had to fight my claustrophobia, if I left the cave then I would have ruined it for everyone else. And let me tell you... It was so worth it! Take a chance, it's pretty amazing.
Just went to Carlsbad Caverns. Something to note: the elevator is broken. It suffered damage a few months ago and they don't know when it will be fixed. Definitely check on this before you go. Without the elevator working, the only way into and out of the cavern is the Natural Entrance trail. This is doable if you are healthy... 更多
This tour was a BLAST! A lot of the reviews talk a lot about confined spaces, mud, dark, and crawling... all of which are parts of this adventure, but yes this is SPIDER cave, and there is no shortage of them! This was one of the best parts of this hike, Spiders, hundreds and hundreds of them as well as... 更多
It is a dirty, crawl and stoop cave tour. It is rather warm in spider cave, hence the air smells wonderful when you get outside. It is a solid 1/2 mile walk to and from the cave entrance over rocky and steep terrain. Not the most impressive cave you'll ever see, but worth the trip once.
When "Spider Cave" was first discovered, the first several feet of the cave was covered with cave spiders. Cave spiders... 更多