I Love to Go to Caves

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 138 People

    Just Starting

    Have been in four undeveloped caves, and I am hooked. For Christmas, Santa brought the entire family helmets and lights. I am looking forward to doing more exploration. This part of the world is riddled with caves thanks to the ridge valley we live near.
    ohnudeone ohnudeone
    41-45, M
    10 Responses Jan 19, 2009


    My life long love of caves started as a child.  My grandmother is from Carlsbad, NM.  She has 12 siblings and most of them stayed in the town.  We would go there often and see the caverns every time.  I actually know the names of the structures and paths. ...
    Krypton Krypton
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 10, 2009

    Limestone, Caves, And Caverns

    This weekend I was blessed to be able to "get away" from it all and hike around one of the best National Forests in my state. Somehow I forgot my walking shoes and therefore ended up walking barefoot when I wasn't climbing on all fours thru caverns, climbing up rock formations...
    jenvice jenvice
    46-50, F
    1 Response Aug 26, 2013

    Lifelong Facination

    When I was a boy my family toured the cave in Sequoia Nat. Park. Crystal Cave I think it was. Ever since they have facinated me.                As a young man I explored a "virgin" cave in Virginia. Others had...
    Lampwick Lampwick
    51-55, M
    8 Responses Jan 26, 2009

    I live in Walsall, England.

    Its a shame there are not many caves around my area.
    abbiecinnamon abbiecinnamon
    Jul 30, 2015

    Cave Dwelling

    I love visiting caves. I've actually thought about living in a cave and off the grid, but being accustomed to the comforts in life, don't know if I could do it. If I did live in a cave, I'd deck it out with handmade rugs for a cozy feel, an ultra soft bed, and paint...
    anadolu anadolu
    36-40, F
    8 Responses Jan 1, 2009

    Since I Read 'journey to the Center of the Earth'

    When I was a kid, I wanted to go explore caves. So, when I grew up, I did just that! I loved it, too. Marked, tourist friendly caves are alright, but the real magic is in the tunnels no one has ever been before. On one caving trip, I discovered a...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine
    31-35, M
    5 Responses Aug 13, 2009


    went to several caves in north carolina with my dad and grandfather along with my sibs of course. they turned off the lights in the cave and it compleatly freaked out my brother, he still won't go into a cave today, but i love them.
    gothicromantic gothicromantic
    18-21, F
    Aug 13, 2009
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