Closed Cave Lists
Caves are closed to
protect the cave, its formations, biota, historic
and archeological resources, or because the owner
does not want people on his/her property or in
his/her caves for one reason or another. Some caves
are always closed while other caves are open only at
certain times of the year or with special permission
or requirements of the landowner. These lists
provided include many of the more widely known caves
and are by no means an exhaustive list of the open
status of all caves in the southeast. You are
ultimately responsible for obtaining proper
permission from the landowner before entering their
Closed and Limited Access Caves of TAG
List of closed and limited access caves in Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia.
Maintained by the Dogwood City Grotto.
Significant Bat Cave List
List of restricted access bat caves in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, and Tennessee.
Maintained by the Nashville Grotto and the Central Basin Grotto.