CORYDON, Ind. (WHAS 11)--- The seven experienced cavers who went missing near Corydon are alive and safe as of Sunday night.

Those cavers were expected to be out of the cave early Sunday morning and were finally located just before midnight.

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources say crews found the cavers in an area South of Corydon Central High School off Highway 337.

Officials say it's the cavers' experience that helped them survive.