Helpful information for your trip

Visitor Information

Tours are not recommended for people with difficulties walking or climbing and descending stairs.

Plan a minimum of two hours, or spend the day or weekend exploring, picnicking and shopping!


Due to safety concerns and the natural terrain, strollers are not permitted in the chasm.

Pets and Animals:

Sorry, no pets allowed. Due to safety concerns for other guests and for the animal, service dogs are allowed in the Welcome Center and Elephant's Head and Rainbow Falls Trails only.


The use of drones is prohibited in our park due to safety concerns. Any unauthorized drone observed over park will be reported to the FAA and local law enforcement, regardless of its point of origin or operation.

Early and late season (prior to Memorial Day weekend and after Columbus Day weekend): park closes at 4 PM, last ticket sales will be at 3 PM.

Hours and rates subject to change. Please call ahead to confirm.

Float Tours and trolley/shuttle buses operate mid-May through Columbus Day only.  Trails open year round, weather permitting.

Please check the weather and dress accordingly.  

Don't let the weather scare you!  We are open rain or shine and forecast rain generally passes by quickly.  Some activities may be briefly halted in the event of lightning, typically resuming after 30 minutes.  


We have the following available for rental:

Child carrier (backpack carrier) rentals are available for $10, plus deposit.

Lockers are available in the Welcome Center for $5 per rental, plus deposit.

Go-Pro cameras:  $25, 1 accessory included.  We have multiple SD cards available depending on how much footage you would like so you can preserve your experience for a lifetime!

Available for rental:

baby carriers available to rent
go pros available to rent
lockers available to rent