Things to do near Florida Caverns State Park on Tripadvisor: See 2,810 reviews and 1,113 candid photos of things to do near Florida Caverns State Park in Marianna, Florida. Florida Caverns State Park in Marianna, Florida: 70 reviews, 6 photos, & 21 tips from fellow RVers. Florida Caverns State Park, Florida - Campsites, Cabins & Lodging. This rock is composed principally of the mineral calcite (calcium carbonate). Florida Caverns is located 1 mile north of Marianna FL, on State Road. 92 reviews of Florida Caverns State Park "This state park is really accessible and only 15 minutes off of I-10. The site of Florida Caverns State Park was already under development by the Civilian Conservation Corps and Works Progress Administration as State Park #6 when the caverns were accidentally discovered by National Park Services geologist Oliver Chalifoux in March of 1937. Visit FloridaStateParks.org for more information. Attention The park is currently closed due to the effects of Hurricane Michael and will reopen once it is safe and restoration efforts are complete. Just west of Tallahassee you’ll find the only air-filled cave to offer cave tours to the public in Florida, with dramatic stalagmites and stalactites rising and dripping from its ceiling. Florida Caverns State Park, Marianna. Follow signs from either exit on 1-10. Florida Caverns State Park 3345 Caverns Rd. Attention: The park is currently closed due to the effects of Hurricane Michael and will reopen once it is safe and restoration efforts are complete. The permeability along these joints and bedding planes provides relatively easy avenues of travel for water. The Chipola River and a freshwater spring provide areas for fishing, canoeing and boating. This is one of the few state parks with dry (air filled) caves and is the only state park in Florida to offer cave tours to the public. Enjoy the eco-tourism activities or just rest and watch nature at it’s finest. Limestone, as a rule, is jointed vertically and bedded horizontally. Featuring formations of lime stone including stalactites, … We are conveniently located off US Highway 90 and Interstate 10 in Marianna, Florida. For $8 you can take a guided tour of the cave and enjoy some pretty nice rock formations - stalactites and stalagmites, draperies and pools and lots of glittery calcite. Florida Caverns State Park in Marianna is rated 8.4 of 10 at Campground Reviews. Visitors will be able to see stalactites, stalagmites, columns and flowstone. This is one of the few state parks with dry (air-filled) caves and is the only state park in Florida to offer cave tours to the public. Add to Favorites. 166. Florida Caverns State Park is such a cool place. It;s a great place to stretch your legs and see coll stuff. Welcome to Florida Caverns RV Resort Florida Caverns RV Resort is a quiet and tranquil country like setting along the banks of a crystal clear spring fed river. This is the only state park in Florida where visitors can take a guided tour through a cave system and see limestone formations that are more than 30 million years old. To cancel or adjust an existing reservation, please call customer support at 1-888-622-9190. Marianna is located 60 miles west of Tallahassee FL. Find First Available Date. The rocks in which the caves of the Florida Caverns State Park were formed are limestone. Facility Details. The cave has dazzling formations of limestone stalactites, stalagmites, soda straws, flowstones and draperies. Explore this otherworldly cave system with breathtaking views of limestone bluffs above the Chipola River. Nearby Hotels. Marianna FL 32446 (850) 482-9598. Full hookups, small campground, wooded, satisfactory bathhouse and restroom with plenty of hot water, miles of hiking and riding trails, fishing, canoeing, swimming, and even a good restaurant in town if you want to enjoy southern fried cuisine. Located in Florida’s panhandle and just outside the city of Marianna, is Florida Caverns State Park.