Take Home 300-Million-Year-Old Fossils When You Visit Cave of the Mounds In Wisconsin

In the hills west of Madison, there’s an amazing world waiting to be discovered. Cave of the Mounds is an amazing system of underground caves that are open to the public. While there’s a lot to discover underground, there’s more to this place than underground chambers – visitors can explore trails and natural areas and even search for ancient fossils. If you have a good sense of adventure and love mysterious worlds, Cave of the Mounds is a place you’ll want to visit.

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Cave of the Mounds is open year-round – the caves always stay around 50 degrees. The mining sluice is located outside the entrance of the cave during warmer months and brought inside when possible during other seasons. Learn more about Cave of the Mounds here, and here are some more Wisconsin adventures you should put on your to-do list.

Address: Cave of the Mounds, 2975 Cave of the Mounds Rd, Blue Mounds, WI 53517, USA