Wild Cave Tour at Pigeon Mountain
Walking in frigid water, stooping and crawling through tunnels, and climbing on rocks through a dark cave with no lights or handrails is what a wild cave tour experience offers you and it all begins with meeting your group of fellow explorers downtown in LaFayette, Georgia, then it's off to Pigeon Mountain for an exhilarating, challenging guided tour.
Before your wild cave tour, sign a waiver and get issued your helmet, knee pads, gloves and a headlamp. Be sure to wear hiking shoes or the equivalent, a long sleeve shirt and pants. If needed, use the restroom, there are no facilities on Pigeon Mountain. Bring a towel and extra clothes to change into after the tour, you will be wet and muddy and want to get into dry clothes, here is where you meet nature at its finest and rough it by changing in the woods; otherwise change in your car or keep your same outfit on. It's also best to wear a sweatshirt or jacket, it gets a bit cold. No matter what, you will be absolutely thrilled with your accomplishment and pride at your success.
Traveling to the caves in Pigeon Mountain is done with your own personal vehicle; simply follow the group down the road. Children are welcome to join in, as long as, they are at least six years old, you keep a close eye on them and are charged an adult rate. If you are under 18, a permission form must be completed by either your parent or guardian and you may be accompanied by another person in your group over 18. Pregnant women, people with back or heart problems (and other medical conditions) advised to not go on this vigorous cave tour.
Your progression guide will lead you through underground caves, as you maneuver through tight spots, wet areas and everything in between. Remember, the only way to see, is with your throughout the tour, you'll learn about the geology and geography of the Pigeon Mountain, the caves, and rock formations from your experience cave guide.
Book this wild cave tour online, today. See, if you have what it takes, to travel into the depths of the earth, without any modern conveniences, except your headlamp, knee pads, gloves, a helmet. Experience the beauty inside and outside of Pigeon Mountain near LaFayette, Georgia with a fun group and a superior guide.
This cave tour is the perfect trip for those looking for adventure and is our most popular tour for a reason! You will see some amazing formations, learn about the underground world, and truly experience some fun. There are no lights, no handrails, and no paved paths inside a wild cave! Expect a great deal of physically challenging activity including crawling, stooping, walking in cold water, and climbing on rocks, so expect to get dirty.
Once you arrive at our main Office, complete any necessary paperwork, be given gear, and a last chance bathroom stop. Once everyone is ready, we will get back into our own vehicles and caravan to Pigeon Mt (7 miles). Getting muddy is part of the experience, so wear long pants (jeans are fine), a long sleeve shirt or sweatshirt, and close-toed shoes with a good tread.
After the tour, have a complete change of clothes including shoes, a towel, and plastic bags for your dirty clothes. There are no changing rooms in the parking lot, but plenty of wooded areas that offer privacy. We suggest dressing in layers as the climate can change. Please arrive at our Office 30-minutes early to fill out a liability waiver form. Those under 18 must have a parent or guardian sign for them, and they must be attending with at least one adult.
Pickup & Return:
Downtown LaFayette, Georgia.
- Entrance fees
- Use of helmet, headlamp, knee pads, and gloves
- Professional Guide
Does not include:
- Gratuities (optional)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Minimum age is 6 years old for this adventure.
- Adult pricing applies to all travelers
- Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
- Not recommended for participants with back problems, heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
- Not recommended for pregnant women
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
- Please do not come in shorts or sandals for our tours as we will not allow you to participate.