Bluff River Cave

Bluff River Cave in northern Alabama was a surprise: it was much nicer than we expected. Which was even funnier because we had actually been here before but couldn’t remember much about it. So, on September 25, 2016, we took a trip up to Bluff River to…

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Perkins Cave

On July 9, 2016, we took a trip with the Huntsville Grotto to Perkins Cave in Alabama. This cave is on private property and requires a bit of a hike down the mountain to get to it. There wasn’t much to the cave until we got to…

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Blue Spring Cave

On May 7, 2016, Tracy and I went with the Huntsville Grotto to Blue Spring Cave in Tennessee.  At about 38 miles, Blue Spring is the ninth longest cave in the United States, and the longest in Tennessee.  It’s on private property and it’s securely gated, so…

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Tumbling Rock Cave

On April 4, 2015, my wife, a couple of friends, and I went to Tumbling Rock Cave in Jackson County, Alabama. Jackson County has the distinction of having the highest number of caves of any county in the country. And from what I have seen so far,…

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Carlsbad Caverns

With its huge caverns, Carlsbad was somewhere I figured we needed to see.  So over the long weekend of 17 Feb 11, Tracy and I hopped on a plane and went down to visit Carlsbad Caverns National Park in New Mexico. We flew from Salt Lake to…

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Timpanogos Cave

On 15 Aug 10, we finally went to Timpanogos Cave outside of American Fork, UT. The cave is a National Park just about an hour from the house, but we had never been here. We decided to go early on a Sunday morning to try to escape…

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