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Near Cave Junction in Josephine County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
 

Oregon Caves National Monument

 
 
Oregon Caves National Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 30, 2009
1. Oregon Caves National Monument Marker
Inscription.
Upper plaque:
National Monument
Set aside by
President Taft
July 12, 1909

Lower plaque:
Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Regulations require that all persons entering
caves be accompanied by an authorized guide.

 
Erected by National Park Service.
 
Location. 42° 5.892′ N, 123° 24.45′ W. Marker is near Cave Junction, Oregon, in Josephine County. Marker is on Caves Highway (Oregon Route 46). Touch for map. Marker is located on the road between the Chateau and the Visitor Center. Marker is in this post office area: Cave Junction OR 97523, United States of America.
 
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Cave Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 30, 2009
2. Cave Entrance
This cave is located near the marker.
Cave Interior image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 30, 2009
3. Cave Interior
Entrance Sign image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 30, 2009
4. Entrance Sign
Located on the road near the Visitor Center.
Sign at the Chateau image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 30, 2009
5. Sign at the Chateau
Oregon Caves Chateau image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 30, 2009
6. Oregon Caves Chateau
Built in 1934
Waterfall Near the Chateau image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 30, 2009
7. Waterfall Near the Chateau
Display at the Visitor's Center image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 30, 2009
8. Display at the Visitor's Center
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 9, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 375 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on February 9, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
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