Cave tours will be unavailable from September 16-20 for annual maintenance. This park is currently under Stage I Fire Restrictions. No fires allowed. Please refer to our Fire Safety page for more information before your trip.

Cabins

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

Sunset Hiking Series

Saturday, September 28, 2019   Times vary

Hike through the beautiful Whetstone Mountains as we journey along this trail that climbs the limestone hill north of the cave and descends into the wash that follows the fault between the Whetstone Block and the San Pedro Block.  READ MORE

Kartchner Caverns Photo Tours!

October 5, November 9, December 7   4:30 p.m. - 7:05 p.m.

Have you ever wanted to take photos of the amazing underground world of Kartchner Caverns? Here's your chance! Arizona State Parks and Trails now offers an opportunity to take photos inside the cave every month. Registration for this tour is $125 per person.  READ MORE

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Bats

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

December 22 - May 17
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

May 18 - December 21
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Holiday Hours Will Vary 

 

 

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.

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