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Spook Cave

13299 Spook Cave Rd, McGregor, IA 52157-8699
+1 563-873-2144
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Fun side trip

A cute little cave tour. Great for kids if you have them along. Tour guides very knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Scott H
via mobile
A unique experience

This is a good place to visit, and the boat rides through the cave are very interesting. Beware... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ames, Iowa, United States
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  • Poor6%
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13299 Spook Cave Rd, McGregor, IA 52157-8699
+1 563-873-2144
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A cute little cave tour. Great for kids if you have them along. Tour guides very knowledgeable and cheerful.

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a good place to visit, and the boat rides through the cave are very interesting. Beware that you may have to bend over or in so you don't hit your head or hit the wall as some of the passageways are very narrow.

Reviewed 28 August 2017

The campground is immaculate. We were lucky enough to get a campsite next to the creek and 2 campsites away from the waterfall. Listening to the creek was so relaxing. The grass on your campsite is cut and soft not to mention the size of...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Okay, with a name like this-I would make it more spooktacular. It was interesting taking a boat through a cave and we had done another cave up in Minnesota the day before where we walked through-so it was neat to have a different experience. The...More

Thank chiefbluehawk
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We spent an afternoon here with our 2 teenagers and really enjoyed it. There was about an hour wait for the cave tour but it was a really nice Saturday and they were understandably busy. We plan on coming back.

Thank Michael_Dierks
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Was a nice boat ride through a cave. Had a few tight spots and water drips on the noggin and a few spooky spots! Tour guide was great The grand kids really enjoyed it. Was dark in some spots and had a wishing well to...More

Thank raescar1
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Well it is a Cave and you do have to take a boat to tour it. It is reasonably priced, the cave is still alive and they seem to be trying to keep it that way. Since it is called Spook Cave, be aware they...More

Thank Lynne D
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Four of us were spending the weekend taking the Iowa Waterfall Tour that we had seen on Facebook. One of those was called Beulah Falls and it was located at the Spook Cave Campground. The waterfall is just inside the entrance in the campground and...More

Thank Stanbro81
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This was a fun little excursion at a sweet little campground. We paid the (somewhat high) price for the boat tour of the cave and were pleasantly surprised by the experience. There were some tight spaces and some drippage on the noggin, but it was...More

Thank JLKDix
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We loved doing cave tours when our kids were little, and we are just starting with the next generation. This tour is only 35 minutes long, and it was a good way to judge if our grandkids found it interesting enough to do more. They...More

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11 August 2017|
Response from raescar1 | Reviewed this property |
I personally do like to read the bad reviews also as long as they are truthful. I realize working with the public is not always easy and they will always be grumblers. But as a reviewer you can usually see through the petty... More
Kris J
15 October 2016|
Response from Paul R | Property representative |
May 1st until the last Sunday in October we are open 9-5:30 every day thanks.
14 September 2016|
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Response from Denise W | Reviewed this property |
No reservation needed, just go and get your name on the list. It will be tight quarters and the taller or heavier you are might make it challenging.