CAVE TOURS BY RESERVATION ONLY - Please see our Cave Tours page for other current restrictions.

Cave tours are sold out through mid-April.

Masks are required when visiting our ranger stations, restrooms, stores, or inside the caves. Please also wear a mask while recreating outside if social distancing cannot be maintained.


Camping just got comfortable! Enjoy a private cabin amongst the scenic beauty of Kartchner Caverns State Park. Sit on the porch and take in the wildlife or explore the surrounding trails. Your cabin awaits.

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Programs & Events

New programs and events are added to the park calendar each month. Check back right here for the latest news and for Kartchner Caverns State Park.


As snow flurries fly across the Whetstone Mountains and San Pedro Valley, Kartchner Caverns State Park rangers thoughts begin to turn to warm, furry, little creatures that fly the summer night skies in the park.

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Park and Facility Hours

Gates are closed from 10:00 p.m. - 6:00 a.m.

Discovery Center

9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Holiday Hours


8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Christmas Eve

8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.



Park Entrance Fee

Per vehicle (1-4 Adults): $7.00
Individual/bicycle: $3.00

Cave tour tickets are extra. Entrance fee waived for cave tour and campsite reservations.