When can I visit Westcave?
Westcave is open Tuesday - Sunday.
Tues - Friday, 10am-2pm, public access is available for the Uplands only. Private tours for field trips and education programs can be scheduled in advance to visit the canyon, cave & grotto areas. Weekday Program Requests
Saturday - Sunday, access to the canyon, grotto & cave, is only provided through guided tours. The Upland area is also available on the weekends for additional hiking.
Summer Tours: 8 am, 10 am, 12 pm and 2 pm. Gates open at 7:30am & close at 3:30pm (Summer Tour Schedule: June 8th-September 29th.)
Fall/Spring Tours: 10 am, 12 pm, 2 pm & 4 pm. Gates open at 9:30am & close at 4pm (Fall Tour Schedule Starts October 5th)
Winter Tours: 10am, 12pm, and 2pm. Gates open at 9:30am & close at 3pm. (Winter Tour Schedule will be posted late fall.)
The Warren Skarren Environmental Learning Center (Visitor's Building) is open to the public on weekends and seasonally during weekdays.
Preserve access is weather permitting.
Please call 830-825-3442 or check the website for updated information.