Montana's Caves and Cave Resources
Montana has many natural caves on public lands. Some of these caves are well known and have been vandalized. Others are in remote wilderness settings and in near pristine condition. Cave resources include unusual mineral deposits, habitat for rare animals, and unique recreational opportunities. Here is an overview of Montana's caves and cave resources. Click on images to enlarge and read captions.
Montana Cave Maps
Cavers and caving clubs have mapped many of the known caves in Montana. Copies of most of these maps can be acquired by contacting the Caves of Montana Project. Samples of a few Montana Cave maps can be downloaded by clicking on the links below.