Getting Here

If you are using a navigation system to find your way to Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, please use Google Maps to make sure that your directions are accurate. We’ll see you soon!

From Interstate-25

Take Exit 141. Go west on Highway 24 about six miles. The entrance to Cave of the Winds Mountain Park is on the right, just past our billboard sign. Parking is free!

(NOTE: If you enter our address into your GPS it may try to redirect you to Cave Avenue in Manitou Springs, this is the incorrect address. Try entering the intersection of Serpentine Drive & Highway 24 West instead.)


From Memorial Day to Labor Day our hours are 9:00 a.m.- 9:00 p.m., and September to May we are open from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Please click “Park Hours by Month” below for more detailed 2019 hours of operation by month for the park, Above Ground Attractions, and the Canyon Rim Grill.

Park Hours By Month
 


August

August 1st – 11th, 2019:

Open daily from 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 8:00 p.m.

  • Above Ground Adventures: Open daily 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Weather Permitting)
  • Canyon Rim Grill: Open daily, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

August 12th – 30th, 2019:

Open daily with later summer hours Friday – Sunday.

  • Park Hours, Monday – Thursday: 9 :00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00 p.m.
  • Park Hours, Friday – Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 8:00 p.m.
  • Above Ground Adventures: Open Monday – Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Friday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.(Weather permitting)
  • Canyon Rim Grill: Open Daily, 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Special Events in August: Cave of the Winds Mountain Park is excited to welcome back the Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo for our BIRDS OF PREY event on Saturday August 17th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mark your calendars to get up close and personal with these big beautiful birds! Cost: FREE!


 September

Park Hours:

  • September 1st: Open 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 8:00 p.m.
  • Labor Day, September 2nd: Open 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00 p.m.
  • September 3rd – September 30th: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00 p.m.

Above Ground Adventures Hours (Weather Permitting):

  • September 1st: Open 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
  • Labor Day September 2nd: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • September 3rd – September 30th: Daily, 11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Canyon Rim Grill Hours:

  • September 1st: Open 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Labor Day, September 2nd: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • September 3rd – September 30th: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday Only, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

October

Open Monday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00 p.m.

  • Above Ground Adventures: Daily, 11:00 a.m.– 4:30 p.m. (Weather Permitting)

November

Open Monday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00 p.m.

  • Special Thanksgiving Hours: Park hours on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28th are 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The last tour on this day will leave no later than 1 p.m.
  • Above Ground Adventures: Daily, 11:00 a.m.– 4:30 p.m. Closed on Thanksgiving Day. (Weather Permitting)

December

Open Monday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00 p.m.

  • Christmas Eve Hours: Park hours on Christmas eve, December 24th are 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Christmas Day: The park is closed on December 25th.
  • Special New Year’s Eve Hours: Park hours on New Year’s eve, December 31st are 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The last tour will leave no later than 4:00 p.m.

January

Open Monday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00 p.m.

  • Above Ground Adventures: Daily 11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Weather Permitting)

February

Open Monday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00 p.m.

  • Above Ground Adventures: Daily 11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Weather Permitting)

March

Open Monday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00 p.m.

Starting March 5th – Weather Permitting:

    • Above Ground Adventures: Daily, 11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Weather Permitting)
    • Canyon Rim Grill: Starting March 2nd Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

April

Open Monday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00 p.m.

      • Above Ground Adventures: Daily, 11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Weather Permitting)
      • Canyon Rim Grill: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

May

May 1st – 23rd. 2019: Open Monday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00pm

      • Above Ground Adventures: Daily, 11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., (Weather Permitting)
      • Canyon Rim Grill: Daily, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Summer Hours Begin Starting Friday May 24th, 2019: The park will be open daily, 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 8:00 p.m.

    • Above Ground Adventures: Daily, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., (Weather Permitting)
    • Canyon Rim Grill: Daily, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

June

Open daily, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 8:00 p.m.

  • Above Ground Adventures: Open daily, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Weather Permitting)
  • Canyon Rim Grill: Open daily, 10:00am – 9:00pm

Special Events in June: Chalk art demonstration! Visiting chalk artists will add some color to our outdoor spaces at Cave of the Winds! Feeling creative? Grab your chalk and your kids and join in the fun! Saturday June 1st, 10-2 Cost: Free! More details here.


July

Open daily, 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 8:00 p.m.

  • Above Ground Adventures: Open daily, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Weather Permitting)
  • Canyon Rim Grill: Open daily, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

 

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