Alabaster Caverns - Freedom, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Snowdog
N 36° 41.875 W 099° 08.865
14S E 486801 N 4061372
Quick Description: Alabaster Caverns is the only gypsum show cave in the United States, and one of the largest in the world - in Freedom, Oklahoma.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 11/27/2021 12:57:21 PM
Waymark Code: WM15B2P
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Blue J Wenatchee
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Long Description:
Alabaster Caverns hosts the largest gypsum cave open to the public in the world, and the only such cave in the United States. Five types of alabaster are found here, including the very rare "black" alabaster, found only in three places in the world. The cave is also home to five species of bats. Guided tours of the caverns leave the Visitors Center every hour on the hour. Additional activities include camping, recreational activities, and (with the appropriate permit) wild caving.
Waymark is confirmed to be publicly accessible: yes

Parking Coordinates: N 36° 41.870 W 099° 08.865

Access fee (In local currency): 10.00

Requires a high clearance vehicle to visit.: no

Requires 4x4 vehicle to visit.: no

Public Transport available: no

Website reference: [Web Link]

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