Hours & Directions

Discover Colorado Caves

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Nestled at the foot of Pikes Peak, Cave of the Winds overlooks Manitou Springs and scenic Williams Canyon. Enjoy subterranean adventures – at the top of a mountain!

Cave Hours & phone number

Cave of the Winds is open 364 days a year!
Memorial Day – Labor Day Hours (Summer): 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
September – May Hours (Winter): 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone Number:
(719) 685-5444

Click here to view the Cave of the Winds Calendar, where you can view our hours of operation on specific dates.

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Cave of the Winds is located at:
100 Cave of the Winds Road
Manitou Springs, CO 80829
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From I-25 in Colorado Springs, take Exit 141. Go west on Highway 24 about six miles. The entrance to Cave of the Winds is on the right, just past our billboard sign. Parking is free!

Distance from Other Cities

  • Albuquerque: 380 miles, approx. 5.5 hours drive time
  • Cheyenne: 170 miles, approx. 2.75 hours drive time
  • Dallas: 725 miles, approx. 12 hours drive time
  • Denver: 75 miles, approx. 1.25 hours drive time
  • Kansas City: 590 miles, approx. 8.75 hours drive time
  • Oklahoma City: 625 miles, approx. 9.75 hours drive time
  • Salt Lake City: 600 miles, approx. 8.5 hours drive time

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