• Montezuma Peak

    Coronado

    National Memorial Arizona

Coronado Cave Closure

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Date: January 8, 2010

Coronado cave and cave trail will be closed Monday through Friday due to the repaving of Montezuma Canyon Road. Heavy equipment will be operating in the wash and on the road west of the visitor center during the project causing visitor safety concerns.  The cave and trail will be open on Saturdays and Sundays and the Martin Luther King Holiday on January 18, 2010.

 

The cave and trail will tentatively reopen on January 23, 2010. Dates are subject to change, please contact the visitor center for up-to-date information.

 

For further information contact Chief Ranger Matt Stoffolano at 520-366-5515 x 2501.

 

Did You Know?

Coronado Cave formations, Coronado National Memorial

Within Coronado Cave is a beautiful range of formations, including stalactites, stalagmites, flowstones, and helictites. How fast these formations grow and their final size depends on the water supply, cave humidity, surface soils, bacteria, and composition of the limestone.