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February 10, 2016
Jewel Cave National Monument Lifts Age Restriction on Scenic Tours
Jewel Cave National Monument will be allowing children under age 5 to once again join on a Scenic Tour.

December 29, 2015
Jewel Cave and Custer State Park Offer First Day Hikes
Jewel Cave National Monument and Custer State Park are teaming up to offer First Day Hikes on Friday, January 1. The partnership complements a national campaign entitled Healthy Parks Healthy People. Jewel Cave is hosting a series of short snowshoe hikes for families on the one-quarter-mile Roof Trail, scheduled at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m.

December 01, 2015
Jewel Cave Announces Off-Season Hours and Cave Tour Schedule
Jewel Cave National Monument is changing its hours of operation and tour schedule beginning December 6. The visitor center will be open Tuesdays through Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

November 02, 2015
Bonnie Schwartz Selected as Superintendent of Jewel Cave National Monument
Bonnie Schwartz, a 25-year veteran of the National Park Service, has been selected as the new Superintendent of Jewel Cave National Monument.

September 03, 2015
Area National Park Sites Welcome 4th Grade Students Through Every Kid In a Park Initiative
The National Park Service invites all 4th grade students to visit their national parks as part of the White House’s new Every Kid in a Park program.

June 12, 2015
Jewel Cave Helps Youth Find Their Park
Jewel Cave National Monument is excited to announce the summer dates for its Special Junior Ranger Days.

June 11, 2015
Larry Johnson Selected as Superintendent of Ozark National Scenic Riverways
Larry Johnson, a 32-year veteran of the National Park Service (NPS), has been selected as the new Superintendent of Ozark National Scenic Riverways (Riverways).

June 05, 2015
Jewel Cave Hosts Birds of Prey Program
Jewel Cave National Monument is teaming up with the Black Hills Raptor Center in Rapid City for a special Birds of Prey Program on Saturday, June 13 at 1:00 p.m.

June 03, 2015
Jewel Cave Celebrates 2015 National Trails Day on Saturday
Numerous parks and public lands are celebrating National Trails Day® this Saturday, June 6.

April 13, 2015
Jewel Cave Looking for a Few Good Volunteers
Celebrate National Park Week at Jewel Cave National Monument by signing up to volunteer during the calendar year for an assortment of projects and positions.

February 19, 2015
Jewel Cave Surpasses the 175-Mile Mark
Volunteer cavers entered Jewel Cave on Friday, February 13th for a four-day exploration trip to discover new passages.

August 17, 2015 / Find Your Park! Jewel Cave Celebrates the 99th Birthday of the National Park Service

July 27, 2015 / Jewel Cave Staff Address Safety Concerns on the Scenic Tour Route

July 2, 2015 / Jewel Cave Takes Reservations for Cub Scout Belt Loopalooza


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