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Cave River Valley Day, Cave River Valley Natural Area

By Department of Natural Resources

Saturday, August 21, 2021 9:00am to 4:30pm

Endless Cave, Cave River Valley

3333 State Road 60 East, Mitchell, IN 47446

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Cave River Valley is a beautiful nature preserve that is primitive and very rugged.  There are no restrooms at the park, so please plan  accordingly before you arrive.  Bring water, snacks, bug spray, and a change of shoes.  Water shoes or boots are recommended for any of the hikes as we will be walking through a creek bed.  Attend the event anytime between 10am-12pm and get entered into a drawing to win a 2021 Annual Indiana State Park Pass!  

Meet us at Cave River Valley Natural Area, 15 miles from Spring Mill State Park (6031-6871 N. Cave River Valley Rd, Campbellsburg, IN 47108) for a day of hikes and Endless Cave Tour!  If you are interested in information and reserving an Endless Cave Tour, please contact the naturalist at sbelt@dnr.in.gov.  Space limited.  


10am-2pm:  History Talk and Table – See old photos and hear stories of the past

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10:30am:  Wildflowers of CRV.  Join the naturalist for a 30 minute rugged hike.

11am:  River Cave and Old Grist Mill Hike – A short rugged hike with some great history!

11:30am:  History Hike – Join Tony for a guided hike that will take you to Endless Cave, Bear Den Cave, and Lover’s Leap.  45 minutes.

12pm:  Winner of the 2021 Annual Park Pass announced.  Must be present to win.

Endless Cave Tour – 2 hours.  Must preregister by August 18th. 

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