Gap Caverns in Cumberland Gap National Historical Park

Explore a hidden world found underground- inside the mountains! It is a world of darkness, with fantastic dripstone formations and strange animals who have adapted to the cave environment.

There are no entrance fees at Cumberland Gap National Historical Park. There are fees for camping, guided tours, and other amenities in the park.

Gap Cave Tours: Join park rangers on an exciting two-hour adventure exploring this majestic underground cathedral. During the 1.5 mile tour, you’ll walk along the historic Wilderness Road to the cave entrance, then through five levels of the cave via 183 steps.

Adults – $8.00
Seniors with Golden Age Passports – $4.00
Children ages 5-12 – $4.00
No children under the age of 5. 

All tours meet at the Daniel Boone parking area. Tickets must be purchased at least 15 minutes in advance.

Tour has limited capacity. Reservations are recommended and can be made up to one month in advance by calling (606)248-2817.


Route 58, Ewing, VA 24248


(804) 248-2817