Cave Tours Closed for Season
Cave Tours are closed for the winter. Tours will resume April 26, 2014. All trails on the monument remain open.
Crews are removing brush along highway 46 beginning in the lower parking lot and moving down the highway. Work is scheduled to last until April 20, 2014; expect delays.
Teacher's Companion Guide to the Videos
The Teacher's Companion Guide to the Videos, 9000 KB, pdf file
The Teacher's Companion Guide to the Videos accompanies two 24-minute documentaries entitled The Marble Halls of Oregon: Exploring the Oregon Caves National Monument and Great Lodge at the Marble Halls of Oregon: The Chateau at the Oregon Caves.
The videos are intended to support teachers focused on bringing nature and history alive through the use of primary source documents, historical records, and hands-on activities for grades 3 through 8.
When finished with the videos and lesson plans, explore even further! Visit Oregon Caves virtual tour on-line at: www.gotouroregoncaves.com. This online adventure transports you to the marble world beneath the ancient forest for an interactive experience.
Did You Know?
The most complete jaguar fossil in the United States was discovered inside Oregon Caves in 1995 by crews who were working on a map of the cave.