ROY DAVIS STAY OUT! A.W. Powell

In 1952, an 18-year-old from Indiana made his way to Nashville to attend David Lipscomb College to become a minister. That college student, Roy Davis, would soon hear of a grand cave in McMinnville, TN and his life would be forever changed. A novice caver at the time, Roy Davis, would eventually become a world-renowned…

What’s Your Level of Adventure?

VIP Walking Tour

Are you someone who enjoys a leisurely hike, or do you prefer an adrenaline-boosting walk on the wild side? Cumberland Caverns has eco-adventure tours for all levels of explorers and we invite you to come and discover Cardwell Mountain for yourself. If you like wide open spaces and fresh mountain air, our Apple Brandy Guided…

All-Inclusive Weekend Getaway

All-Inclusive Cardwell Mountain Package

If nature, quality time, and adventure are all at the top of your must-experience list this year look no further than Cumberland Caverns and the Upper Cumberland region to fill that order. Are you looking for a weekend getaway that won’t break the bank? For less than $70 per person, you and your crew of…

Cave Points- Going Batty at Cumberland Caverns

  Approximately 1500 little brown bats (scientific name: Myotis lucifugus) call Cumberland Caverns their home. Typically, bats live in areas of the cave that are not frequented by guests, but we do have a few who like to hang around on the rock ledges and overhangs of the Daily Walking Tour trail.   Little brown…