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.
PBS Filming Complete
An independent film producer, Greg Frederick Productions, has just finished shooting a film series on the scientific and cultural significance of Oregon Caves National Monument to be aired on the Public Broadcasting Service network.
The film series, which is scheduled for release in April 2011, is the result of a two-year partnership between Southern Oregon Public Television and Oregon Caves National Monument. In addition to the PBS film series, the film will serve the monument’s mobility impaired visitors and local and distance education programs. Parts of the film will also be used in a virtual tour being produced as part of this partnership project.
Did You Know?
The furniture in the historic Oregon Caves Lodge was custom made by the Mason Manufacturing Company. The furniture has hand painted designs and often used iron strapping, and leather in its construction. The furniture was branded with a small horse shoe design, the icon of the company. More...