• A water drop clings onto the edge of a orange stalactite, surrounded by white stalactites.

    Timpanogos Cave

    National Monument Utah

People

The Timpanogos Cave Committee sponsors the building of the trail to the caves which workers "carve" out of the cliffside. The three men pictured here are working with handtools to create a path.

The Timpanogos Cave Committee sponsored the building of the trail to the caves which workers "carved" out of the cliffside.

NPS

From early peoples through cave discoverers to today's visitor, people have played many roles in the story of Timpanogos Cave National Monument.

Early Peoples

Explorers, Trappers and Mapmakers

Pioneers, Miners and Loggers

Cave Discoverers

 
 
 

Did You Know?

people hiking the cave trail

To tour Timpanogos Cave, our 70,000 visitors each year must hike the 1 1/2 miles trail to the caves, gaining over 1,100 feet in elevation.