Oregon Caves National Monument and Preserve Tours

Oregon Caves National Monument & Preserve

NOTICE: The time on your ticket is your TOUR START time. You will receive a safety message at the Oregon Caves Visitor Center before joining your guide. Arriving early is recommended. Arriving late can result in denied cave entry. All ticket holders must be physically present at the OREGON CAVES VISITOR CENTER to check in. DO NOT check in at the Illinois Valley Visitor Center, which is located 60 minutes drive from the park boundary.  

The Cave is not accessible without a guided tour.
All surface hiking trails remain open.
The Oregon Caves Visitor Center is open Thursday through Monday, closed Tuesday & Wednesday. (541) 592-2100 ext.2262
Our Illinois Valley Visitor Center remains open year-round. (541) 592-5125 

 

Looking for an adventure? Explore a mountain inside and out. Twist and bend through angled marble passages deep underground on a ranger-guided tour of the Oregon Caves. Wonder at the smooth flowstones, stalactites and stalagmites. Above ground, you can hike old growth forests and high mountain meadows. Visit, discover, and have fun. Cave tours run late March through early November. Hiking trails are open year-round.

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Education Tour Information 

Same-day tickets are available first come, first served at both our visitor center locations. Stop by the Illinois Valley Visitor Center in Cave Junction for current wait-times and conditions. All members of your party must be physically present to purchase same-day tickets.

NOTICE: The time on your ticket is your TOUR START time. You will receive a safety message at the Oregon Caves Visitor Center before joining your guide. Arriving early is recommended. Arriving late can result in denied cave entry. All ticket holders must be physically present at the OREGON CAVES VISITOR CENTER to check in. DO NOT check in at the Illinois Valley Visitor Center, which is located 60 minutes drive from the park boundary.  

The Cave is not accessible without a guided tour.
All surface hiking trails remain open.
The Oregon Caves Visitor Center is open Thursday through Monday, closed Tuesday & Wednesday. (541) 592-2100 ext.2262
Our Illinois Valley Visitor Center remains open year-round. (541) 592-5125 

 

Looking for an adventure? Explore a mountain inside and out. Twist and bend through angled marble passages deep underground on a ranger-guided tour of the Oregon Caves. Wonder at the smooth flowstones, stalactites and stalagmites. Above ground, you can hike old growth forests and high mountain meadows. Visit, discover, and have fun. Cave tours run late March through early November. Hiking trails are open year-round.

Need to Know Before you Go Video

Education Tour Information 

Same-day tickets are available first come, first served at both our visitor center locations. Stop by the Illinois Valley Visitor Center in Cave Junction for current wait-times and conditions. All members of your party must be physically present to purchase same-day tickets.

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Need to Know

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Cave tours are offered late spring to early fall, Oregon Caves are not accessible without a guided tour. Seasonal reservations will be posted on the 1st of March.

Changes and Cancellations

Cancellation must be done at least 24 hours prior to your selected time to receive a refund. You may cancel online or by calling 877-444-6777. On site refunds are not available.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

OREGON CAVES NATIONAL MONUMENT & PRESERVE 19,000 CAVES HWY. CAVE JUNCTION OR 97523

Phone Number

541-592-5125

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