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.
Freedom Of Information Act
If you require information from Oregon Caves National Monument, the U.S. Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) ensures public access to U.S. government records. Upon written request, the monument is required to disclose those records, unless they can be lawfully withheld from disclosure due to exemptions in the FOIA. This right of access is ultimately enforceable in federal court.
If you desire information from Oregon Caves National Monument, contact the monument.
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Did You Know?
Up until 1922 the only way to get to Oregon Caves was on a 12 mile trail from the town of Williams, Oregon. Once at Oregon Caves visitors explored the cave and spent the night at a camp outside the entrance to the cave.