Sacramento and the Gold Country Sights

California Cavern

  • 9565 Cave City Rd. Map It
  • Mountain Ranch
  • Cave

Updated 05/18/2015

Fodor's Review

A ½-mile subterranean trail winds through large chambers and past underground streams and lakes. There aren't many steps to climb, but it's a strenuous walk with some narrow passageways and steep spots. The caverns, at a constant 55°F, contain crystalline formations not found elsewhere, and the 80-minute guided tour explains local history and geology.

Sight Information


9565 Cave City Rd., 9 miles east of San Andreas on Mountain Ranch Rd., then about 3 miles on Cave City Rd., Mountain Ranch, California, 95246, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $14.95
  • Apr.–Oct., daily 10–5; Nov.–Feb. weekends 10–4; hrs can vary, call to confirm

Updated 05/18/2015


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