Utah’s Favorite Cave Has Been Attracting Visitors For More Than 100 Years
Timpanogos Cave is a family favorite in Utah. The hike to the cave is strenuous, but offers stunning views of American Fork Canyon, and the cave tour introduces you to natural wonders unlike any other.
Timpanogos, Hansen and Middle caves were discovered in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Today, thousands of visitors enter Timpanogos Cave every year, but that’s nothing new – visitors have marveled at the wonders inside the cave for more than 100 years. Check out these early photos of Timpanogos Cave:
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