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The North Carolina Mountains Sights

Linville Caverns

  • 19929 US 221 N. Map It
  • Marion
  • Cave

Updated 10/15/2014

Fodor's Review

The only caverns in the Carolinas, they go 2,000 feet beneath Humpback Mountain and have a year-round temperature of 52°F.

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19929 US 221 N., Off Blue Ridge Pkwy. MM 317, Marion, North Carolina, 28752, United States

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828-756–4171; 800-419-0540

Sight Details:

  • $8
  • May and late Sept.–Oct., daily 9–5; June–early Sept., daily 9–6; Apr., Nov. and Mar., daily 9–4:30; Dec.–Feb., weekends 9–4:30.

Updated 10/15/2014


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