Cave tours are closed for the winter. Tours will return in the spring. Date to be determined. All surface trails are open. Be prepared for winter conditions.
The Illinois Valley Visitor Center is open five days per week through December 23, 2023. Closed December 24, 2023 through February 28, 2024. Open five days per week beginning February 29, 2024, Thursday through Monday. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Open seven days per week beginning March 11, 2024. 541-592-5125.
Children and Height Restrictions
For safety, children must be at least 42" (107cm) tall to take a tour. Infant carry packs and strollers are not permitted. Childcare is not available.
No Food at Park
The Oregon Caves Chateau is closed. No food except snacks are available at the park. Pack a lunch or plan on eating in town before coming to the park.
Important Bat Information
Save Our Bats! Help us protect bats. North America’s bats are under attack from White-nose Syndrome, a deadly bat disease. To prevent the spread, please do not bring clothes, (even washed clothes), shoes, or equipment used in any other cave, mine, or anything underground.
Last updated: November 14, 2023