CAVE CITY CHAMBER BUSINESS OF THE WEEK PDF Print
Friday, 23 August 2013 07:03

The Cave City Chamber's Business of the Week spotlight shines on member, Onyx Cave this week.  Discovered quite by accident during construcction of a parking lot for Guntown Mountain in 1971,

this "wet/actively forming cave" opened for tours in May of 1973.  Located at 101 Huckleberry Knob Road, near the 1-65 Exit 53 interchange, is this colorful cave filled with beautiful flowstone onyx formations. Knowledgeable guides take visitors on a 30-MInute tour suitable for young and old alike.  During your visit you may wish to browse through the Onyx Cave Rock Shop where you'll find

A variety of rocks, minerals, fossils and cave related books or try your hand at old fashioned gem mining.  Open seven days a week beginning the first weekend in March thru mid-December, 9am to 5pm and 9am to 4pm after Labor Day, they can relate more information on tours by calling 270-773-2323.  The Cave City Chamber salutes this "rock solid" member

 

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