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.
Off-Trail Caving Tours
An Introduction to Caving
Please check back in May 2014 for more information on the Off-Trail tour schedule. If you have emailed a tour request please note that you will be contacted in the Spring 2014.
1. Your name and phone number
You will then be contacted via e-mail to schedule your tour.
About the Off-Trail Experience
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Preview the Off-Trail Adventure
Preview the Introduction to Caving tour with a short video (15 MB, quicktime; this may take a long time to load so please be patient) by Brent McGregor of the Oregon High Desert Grotto.
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Did You Know?
The mountains surrounding Oregon Caves are composed of ocean crust including rocks uplifted directly from the mantle. These mantle rocks make up one of the largest serpentine rock outcrops in the nation.