Adventure Arkansas: Hurricane River Caverns

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Deep in the Ozark Mountains lies the Hurricane River Caverns, a former zinc mine transformed into a damp and dangerous cave.This beautiful cave has been home to bears, bats, and even a saber tooth tiger! You'll need proper gear, plenty of courage, and an adventurous spirit to make it through these caves.

The further down you travel, the more extreme your course will be.

Join our daring 5NEWS Meteorologists Joe Pennington and Tyler Southard as they brave their way through the Hurricane River Caverns. Be sure to tune in next week as they venture deeper into the caves, where only the bold dare travel.

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