Speleofest 2024

Lone Star Preserve 2640 Falling Springs Church Road, Bonnieville, KY, United States

This years theme is Oh the places you'll cave!!  Speleofest Website Speleofest is an annual caving, hiking, kayaking festival in Kentucky that takes place on Memorial Day Weekend.  With guided cave trips and 8 caves on property.  Proceeds from the event have allowed the Louisville Grotto to purchase the Lone Star Preserve in Bonnieville, Kentucky,…


Cave Week 2024

More than 20 U.S. parks, several Parks Canada sites and NASA are participating in Cave Week via social media posts, cave tours, exhibits, school events, web pages and much more. To be involved in cave week join your nearby park's social media feed or follow their links below.


Great Saltpetre Cave Preserve Mount Vernon, KY, United States

Karst-O-Rama (KOR) is the annual caving convention hosted by the Greater Cincinnati Grotto (GCG). This year's KOR theme is Mad Max. Pre-registration for Karst-O-Rama 2024 is open now until May 21 at https://karstorama.com. Schedule Thursday: Early camping open by 6pm Friday: Howdy Party with music from Bourbon Britches Saturday: Banquet, raffle, and speaker Costume contest…

2024 NSS Convention

St. Andrews-Sewanee School 290 Quintard Rd, Sewanee, United States

The 2024 NSS Convention will be held in Sewanee, TN. Learn more below!   2024 Convention Page  

60th Annual WSS Hodag Hunt

Prairie Island Campground 1120 Prairie Island Road, Winona, WI, United States

The 60th Annual Wisconsin Speleological Society sponsored Hodag Hunt will be based at the Prairie Island Campground on the Mississippi River at Winona, Minnesota. The ex-commercial Hiawatha Caverns near Witoka, Minnesota, will be featured. It has numerous cave formations and passageways to explore. Also, for those who want to drive a little further, Nagara Cave…

Western Regional 2024

Cougar RV Park 16730 Lewis River Rd, Cougar, WA, United States

The event will take place in the Gifford Pinchot national forest near Mt St Helen’s, on its southern slopes. The area is only 1 hour away from Portland, Oregon and Vancouver, WA, and only a few minutes away from Cougar, WA where there are multiple camping options if needed. You can even wild camp in…

TAG Fall Cave-In 2024

Tommy's Lazy G 3591 Greenbriar Cove Rd, Union Grove, AL, United States

New location - same great event! The TAG Fall Cave-In has moved to Union Grove, AL and will be filled with all new experiences. Vendors, caving, and big bonfires are all on the agenda. Want to get in and get set up? Pre-register this year for expedited entrance into the event & make sure you…

National Cave & Karst Management Symposium

Bristlecone Convention Center 150 Sixth Street, Ely, NV, United States

Cave and karst resource management spans a wide array of scientific and recreational disciplines. Across North America, responsible stewardship of these fragile ecosystems necessitates a broad-spectrum approach to both problems and solutions. The National Cave & Karst Management Symposium is the preeminent conference for promoting, advancing and sharing concepts in the effective management of cave…