Timpanogos caves in utah

Timpanogos caves in utah

How much does it cost to hike Timpanogos Cave?

The cave is open May-October and admission is free. Guided tour tickets range in cost from $8.00 – $4.00 per person and may be purchased up to 30 days in advance. Admission for infants 2 and under is free, but a ticket is still required.

How long does it take to hike Timpanogos Cave?

about three hours

What canyon is Timpanogos Cave in?

American Fork Canyon

Is Timpanogos Trail open?

The upper cave trail is open for hiking from ~6:30 a.m. to ~5:30 p.m. daily. The lower trail is open sunrise to sunset.

How hard is it to hike Mt Timpanogos?

Mount Timpanogos via Timpooneke Trail is a 15 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Pleasant Grove, Utah that features a lake and is rated as difficult . The trail is primarily used for hiking , camping, and backpacking and is best used from June until October.

Do you have to pay to get into American Fork Canyon?

Visitors going just to Timpanogos Cave National Monument, including the Canyon Nature Trail and Swinging Bridge Picnic Area, are not required to pay the US Forest Service American Fork Canyon fee .

Are dogs allowed in Timpanogos?

Yes, dogs are allowed off leash. However, only bring your dog if they hike frequently, and are use to that high of mileage and elevation gain.

How old is Timpanogos?

around 340 million years

What does Timpanogos mean?

The word Timpanogos comes from the Timpanogots tribe who lived in the surrounding valleys from AD 1400. The name translates as “rock” (tumpi-), and “water mouth” or “canyon” (panogos).

Rick Randall

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