There is no fee to enter Oregon Caves National Monument and Preserve. Enjoy your visit!
If you plan to visit other parks with an entrance fee, learn more about the America the Beautiful - The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass series and fee-free days in the national parks.
Reservations for cave tours are on a first come, first served basis. Early arrival is recommended and tickets may be purchased for any tour scheduled the day of your arrival.
Oregon Caves National Monument and Preserve has no entrance fee, but there is a cave tour fee (expanded amenity). As such, the Interagency Annual Pass does not apply for cave tours. However, the Interagency Access and Senior passes get the cardholder half off (50%) a general cave tour. To enter the caves, the rates are as follows:
General Cave Tours
$10.00 Adults, ages 17 and over
$7.00 Juniors, ages 16 and under
At times, Oregon Caves may experience technical difficulties with its phone system. On these days, we may not be able to accept credit cards. Please bring cash. We apologize for any inconvenience this causes.
Please call (541) 592-2100 ext. 2221 and inform us of when your group will be arriving.
Download the following file to distribute to your group prior to visiting Oregon Caves. Fee Group Checklist, pdf file.
Candlelight Tours (Memorial Day through Labor Day)
$10.00 per person, ages 12 and over only.
Tickets can only be purchased at the Monument the day of the tour.
Off-Trail Caving Tours (June 2015–September 2015)
$45.00 per person, ages 15 and over only
You must reserve a tour in advance and space is limited to 8 per tour. To begin the reservation process e-mail the Off-Trail Coordinator with the following information:
1. Your name and phone number
2. Number of Participants
3. Specific date you are interested in this tour. You will then be contacted via email to schedule your tour. Please be flexible in your dates.
Educational Fee Waivers
Your education group may qualify for a fee waiver.
Learn more about curriculum-based education field trips for school groups during the spring or fall.
National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Passes
For more information about Annual & Lifetime Passes
Interagency Annual Pass - The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Annual Pass does not apply to cave tours.
Interagency Annual Pass for Active Duty US Military does not apply to cave tours.
Interagency Senior Pass or America the Beautiful Access Pass, Golden Age Passport and Golden Access Passport allows only the cardholder to receive a 50% discount on regular priced tours (does not apply towards off-trail or candlelight tours).
Golden Access and Golden Age Passports are no longer sold. However, these passes will continue to be honored according to the provisions of the pass.
As a reminder, reservations are not accepted and tour size is limited to 15 people. Early arrival is recommended.