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 8:00 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” above for more detailed 2017 hours of operation by month for the park, Outdoor Attractions and the Caver’s Café.

Park Hours By Month


August

August 1st – 12th, 2018:

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 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Weather Permitting)
  • Café: Open daily, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

August 13th – 30th, 2018:

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)
  • Café: Open Daily, 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 September

Park Hours:

  • September 1st – September 2nd: Open daily, 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 8:00 p.m.
  • Labor Day, September 3rd: Open 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00 p.m.
  • September 4th – 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– September 2nd: Daily, 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
  • Labor Day September 3rd: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • September 5th – September 30th: Daily, 11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Café Hours:

  • September 1st– September 2nd: 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Labor Day, September 3rd: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • September 4th – 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. 23rd 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.

  • Special Christmas Eve Hours: Park hours on Christmas eve, December 24th are 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The last tour will leave no later than 1:00 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)
    • Café: Starting March 3rd 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)
      • Café: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

May

May 1st – 24th. 2018: Open Monday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 4:00pm

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

Summer Hours BeginStarting Friday May 25th, 2018: The park will be open daily, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. with the last tour leaving at approximately 8:00 p.m.

    • Above Ground Adventures: Daily, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., (Weather Permitting)
    • Café: Daily, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

June

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

  • Above Ground Adventures: Open daily, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Weather Permitting)
  • Café: Open daily, 10:00am – 9:00pm

July

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

  • Above Ground Adventures: Open daily, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Weather Permitting)
  • Café: Open daily, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

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