Discovery Tour

Oregon Caves National Monument and Preserve Tours

Cave Tours are closed due to COVID-19. Tours will start based on current Centers for Disease Control (CDC), as well as state and local public health authorities, and Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA). We look forward to welcoming you back as soon as possible! Alternative ranger programs will be announced soon. Meanwhile, all surface areas are open for you to enjoy!

Same day tickets are available for purchase at the Illinois Valley visitor center in Cave Junction or at the monument. Purchase tickets in Cave Junction to avoild long waits in Summer months. 

Explore and discover the marble halls of Oregon on this guided tour with a ranger of one of the most geologically complex and interesting caves in the country where you can discover the fascinating geology of the Siskiyou mountains from the inside out. You will also learn about ice-age fossils found in the cave, cave life found within the cave that are found nowhere else, and more. Children must be at least 42 inches in height and accompanied by an adult to participate. Children cannot be carried and there are no childcare sevices avialable. This tour is available all season, from late March through early November.

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