2014 Season: The caves and visitor center will be closed for the winter until May 5. The visitor center will be open on May 5, and the cave will open for tours May 10.
Things To Do
Whether for a cave tour, an evening program, a picnic, or just to hike or walk, Timpanogos Cave National Monument is a wonderful place to visit. Located only a few miles up American Fork Canyon, with it spectacular canyon views, clear mountain river, and beautiful trees and flowers, it is an oasis away from the populated Wasatch Front.
Did You Know?
At an elevation of 11,750 ft, Mt. Timpanogos is the 2nd highest mountain in Utah’s Wasatch Range. The word Timpanogos (tim´pa no´gas) comes from the Timpanogots Ute tribe who lived in the surrounding valleys from A.D. 1400. The name translates as rock (tumpi-), and water mouth or canyon (panogos).