Captivating Canyon Caves

Hike your way past stunning vistas to explore a hidden underground world. Taste the thrill of caving as you twist and bend to enter beautifully decorated rooms. Learn the science behind formations and hear stories of cave exploration and preservation.  Experience and discover as you go – geologic mysteries await.

The visitor center, caves, and cave trail are closed for the season.

Ranger standing by the entrance to Hansen Cave

Underground Tours

Take a ranger guided tour through three caves and discover the power of water, minerals and time.

Ranger stands on the Hansen Cave trail wearing headlamp, knee pads, and green jumpsuit.

Introduction to Caving Tour

Follow the historic cave path up and over boulders, down a rope, and deep into Hansen Cave on this 90 minute introduction to caving tour.

Ranger fishing with young visitors in the American Fork River

Enjoyable & Educational Ranger Programs

There are multiple programs happening on a daily basis, from deck talks to evening programs, there's always something to do at the monument.

A water droplet makes ripples in Hansen Cave lake

Operating Hours and Season

Make sure to plan your visit around the activities you would like to participate in.

Gloved ranger holding a bat

Protect the Bats

Learn about White Nose Syndrome and what you can and can't bring into the cave. Protecting the bats is one of our top priorities.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

RR 3 Box 200
American Fork, UT 84003


(801) 756-5238

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