• Speleothems in Miller's Chapel.

    Oregon Caves

    National Monument Oregon

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  • Road Work, Expect Delays

    ODOT will be preparing highway 46 for asphalt patching. Please use caution when traveling between the monument and Grayback Campground. Various work will be from continue until July 31, 2014.

  • Watch for Wildlife

    Please be on the lookout for fawns on the section of Caves Highway around Caves Campground! There is at least one very young one that is using the pavement as his transportation corridor.

Curriculum Materials

An active marble cave and underground stream reveal the inside of one of the world's most complex geological realms. This richness provides educational opportunities which can be found in the following curriculum-based education programs:

Teacher's Companion Guide to Oregon Caves' Videos, grades 3-8

Geology: Our Changing Earth, grades 3-5

Watersheds: Through the Mountain and to the Valley, grades 6-8

Did You Know?

Forest Service guide. Photo taken around 1915

Oregon Caves was managed by the Forest Service from 1909 to 1934 then it was transferred to management by the National Park Service.