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Linville Caverns

Linville Caverns, Falls And Gorge Are Located 26.8 Miles South Of The Lazy Bear Lodge. Linville Caverns Remains An Active, Natural Limestone Cavern With New Rock Constantly Growing And Forming. Informative, Half-Hour Guided Tours Leave Just Minutes Apart Throughout The Day. With A Constant Year-Round Temperature Of 52*, Many Forms Of Cave Life Exist In The Balanced Subterranean Environment. Linville Falls And Gorge Are Just Up The Road And Offer Elevations Of 3,400 Ft. Along The Rim Of The Gorge And 2,000 Ft. On The Linville River. The Gorge Is A Rugged And Wild Place And Visitors Should Treat The Wilderness With Respect. We Highly Recommend A Stop At The Linville Falls Visitor Center, Open April 15th-Nov 1 9am-5pm. The Center Is Well Stocked With Maps And The Rangers Are A Great Source Of Information About The Gorge. For More Information Call 1-800-419-0540 Or Visit Online At