Timpanogos Cave National Monument, American Fork

#1 of 24 in Trails in Wasatch Range
Timpanogos Cave National Monument sits high in the Wasatch Mountains. The cave system consists of three spectacularly decorated caverns. Helictites and anthodites are just a few of the many dazzling formations to be found in the many chambers. As visitors climb to the cave entrance, on a hike gaining over 1,000 ft in elevation, they are offered incredible views of American Fork Canyon.
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  • The hike may be steep but the path is paved the whole way to the top. remember to call ahead since you do need to get tickets to go through the cave. You can hike the trail without a ticket and I know...  more »
  • I have always loved Timpanogos Cave. The hike is pretty steep but there are beautiful views the whole way there, and the cave itself is awe inspiring. I went for the first time in elementary school an...  more »
  • Five stars. Very cool and awesome. Not a bad hike to the cave if you're in shape, but be prepared for a steep incline to the top. Inside the cave is cool and feels good after hiking in the summer heat. Cave is worth your time. Highly recommend.
  • Hiking to the cave was a very fun time. My wife was 7 months pregnant and made it up easily. The rangers at the start and throughout we're very helpful. They even helped us to see some mountain goats that were near the trail. I definitely will come back and see the caves again.

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