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Cave Weekend, Spring Mill State Park
Start Date: 8/22/2020 All Day
End Date: 8/22/2020
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Event Description:
Untitled Document Spend the weekend in the Mitchell karst plain exploring caves and the history and ideas tied to them! Many cave hikes and tours all weekend long!  All hikes and programs require registration due to limited capacity. 

ENDLESS CAVE TOURS AVAILABLE: 
Saturday, August 22nd:  12pm & 2:30pm tours; Sunday, August 23rd:  1pm tour. 
$15.00 (CASH ONLY)PER PERSON
Limited to 6 guests per tour.  Please bring a face mask, as it will be required to wear when in the cave.  
MUST BE 14 OR OLDER AND SIGN A WAIVER
CALL OR EMAIL SHEREE BELT FOR MORE INFORMATION.SBELT@DNR. IN.GOV | 812-849-3534

OTHER GREAT PROGRAMS: 

Saturday, August 22nd

10am: Hidden Caves Hike- Did you know that Spring Mill has even more caves than the ones that are marked?  Join Kamryn to venture off trail to some of our lesser known caves.  Limited to 10.  You must reserve your spot ahead of time.

1pm:  Brilliant Bats – Learn about bats from the expert!  Join us at the amphitheater at the Lakeview Activity Center to hear Brad Westrich, DNR Mammologist talk about these incredible mammals.   1 hour.  Limit 40

Sunday, August 23rd

10am:  Donaldson Cave Hike – Join us for a guided hike to learn more about this beautiful cave.  Rugged 1 hour hike.  Meet by Sycamore Shelter in the Pioneer Village parking lot.     

1pm:  Hamer Cave HikeJoin our volunteer, Anthony, for a hike to Hamer Cave. Find out how it benefited our Pioneer Village.  45 minutes, slightly rugged. Meet at Donaldson parking lot. 

3pm:  Twin Caves and Bronson Cave Hike – Join our naturalist for a guided hike to learn more about our Shawnee Cave System. 45 minutes. Rugged hike. Meet at Twin Caves' parking lot.

Location Information:
Spring Mill State Park  (View Map)
3333 State Road 60 East
Mitchell, IN 47446
Lawrence
Phone: (812) 849-3534
Contact Information:
Name: Sheree Belt
Phone: 812-849-3534
Email: sbelt@dnr.in.gov
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