Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks Sights

Boyden Cavern

  • 74101 E. Kings Canyon Rd. (Rte. 180) Map It
  • Geological Site

Published 01/28/2016

Fodor's Review

The Kings River has carved out hundreds of caverns, including Boyden, which brims with stalagmite, stalactite, drapery, flowstone, and other formations. In summer, the Bat Grotto shelters a slew of bats. If you can't make it to Crystal Cave in Sequoia, Boyden is a reasonable substitute. Reservations aren't taken for regular tours, which take about 45 minutes and start with a steep walk uphill. As of this writing, tours of Boyden Cavern are closed because of the fire in the region, but they should reopen by spring 2016.

Sight Information

Address:

74101 E. Kings Canyon Rd. (Rte. 180), between Grant Grove and Cedar Grove, , California, 93633, USA

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Phone:

888-965–8243

Sight Details:

  • $15
  • June–Aug., daily 10–5; May and Sept.–Nov., daily 11–5; tours on the hr

Published 01/28/2016

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