Summer Group Packages / Rates
15 or more paid guests
There are certain peak time and date blackouts for group reservations.
Smaller groups or groups without advance reservations are charged normal rates.
There is a $100 nonrefundable deposit required to secure your time and date on the schedule. This deposit will be credited toward your visit.
All tickets must be purchased at least two weeks in advance.
Individual ticket purchases charged at normal rates.
Hands-on lab - Gem Panning
Each student receives a bag of enriched mining rough and instructions on panning. Identification cards are provided and experienced staff will assist in identifying the rough gemstones found. The treasures discovered and the identification cards are the student's to keep.
Birth - 8th grade $12.00
9th grade + $12.75 - tour only
Summer Staff (with ID) Free - 1 free per every 9 students
Adults (any staff over 1:9 ratio and additional chaperones who are not staff) $12.75 - tour only
Additional gem panning (optional adult add-on) $5.25
*Plan approximatly 2.0 hours on-site for the Cave Tour and Hands-on Lab. Larger groups will require additional time, as will lunch or hiking the Nature Trail.
*Note: Larger groups will be split into smaller groups. Max 20 people per Cave tour. Tours enter the cave every 10 minutes. If you have questions regarding the timing, please call us for more information.
Geology Class Session
Making your own Fossil
Geology Tour of restricted area at the Park
30 min lunch break (bring your own lunch)
Private In-Cave Program
1- 10 Individuals $298.00
1 Free Leader per Reservation
- Any additional participants exceeding over the 10 are $28.98 each
Program is designed for elementary and junior high school students; however it can be enjoyed by all ages! The maximum number of participants is 20.
Many groups add an overnight stay at one of our Group Campsites! (camping reservation required)For Reservations or for more information, contact Crystal Cave