Operating Hours & Seasons

Cave tours are available late March through early November. Surface areas are open year around. Tour schedules are subject to change due to weather or other unforeseen events.

Wait times for tours during the summer months can reach two or more hours. To avoid this please arrive early or make a reservation in advance at www.recreation.gov. .

 
Oregon Caves Chalet (Visitor Center)
Oregon Caves Visitor Center

NPS

2019 Oregon Caves Visitor Center / Cave Tour Ticketing Hours:

March 23, 2019* to May 1, 2019
Thursday thru Monday (closed Tues/Wed), 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
*Due to staffing constraints, opening day, March 23, 2019, may be delayed. Check this website or call the park in advance of an early spring visit.
May 2, 2019 to May 24, 2019
Daily: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
May 25, 2019 to September 2, 2019
Daily: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
September 3, 2019 – November 3, 2019
Daily: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
No Cave Tours from November 4, 2019 to early spring 2020

Reservations for cave tours on Recreation.gov will be availabe starting March 1st for the 2019 season.

Last updated: December 3, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

19000 Caves Hwy
Cave Junction, OR 97523

Phone:

(541) 592-2100

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