The visitor center is now open for 2024!!! The building including the bookstore, museum, and visitor center restrooms are open Thursday-Monday, 9 am to 4:30pm. The visitor center is the only place in the park to fill up water bottles during operating hours. The Loop Road is closed to motor vehicles for the winter season. […]
The Robert Limbert Visitor Center will be closed until January 26, 2024. While the park is still open 24 hours, the Loop Road is closed to vehicles for the reason and open to hiking and biking only. Most trails remain open, but snow and ice may create hazardous conditions at any time. Pets are welcome […]
Summer is finally here and we couldn’t be more excited! The Loop Road took a while to thaw out but is now completely open to the public and drivable. The Visitor Center will be back to Summer Hours starting Saturday, May 27th. Come explore this great place and stop in and say hi! Visitor Center […]
The snow plowing of the Loop Road is currently underway! Please be advised that the road is closed to EVERYONE at this time as heavy machinery try to remove snow. Please check the National Parks website for updates! Stay safe :)
Join us during the week of May 1-4 to donate to Idaho’s Nonprofit. The Craters of the Moon Natural History Association will use your donation for interpretive, educational, and scientific activities at Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve. Come and celebrate the 100th anniversary of Craters of the Moon in 2024.
Things are warming up at Craters of the Moon and the snow is melting away. As such the Loop Road will no longer be groomed this winter season and the snowshoe trail stakes have been pulled. This doesn’t mean you can not come out and explore, visitors can still walk the Loop Road and come […]
We are excited to open up our doors again to visitors at Craters of the Moon. We will open our doors Saturday, January 15, 2022 from 9:00am-4:30pm Saturday and Sunday only. The following Wednesday we will start the new winter hours Wednesday-Sunday,. Drive safe and check road conditions before coming out.
Due to inclement weather the Bookstore and Visitor Center will remain closed until Friday January 14, 2022 (weather permitting). Check road conditions and closures before traveling, and stay safe!
From November 29 through January 6, the Visitor Center, restrooms, and Bookstore will be closed, as well as the Loop Road and caves. The road will be closed to vehicle traffic, but visitors are welcome to hike and bike on the road from the visitor center and should expect snow or icy winter conditions. Bookstore […]
The snow has melted off, making the Loop Road accessible to motor vehicles again. Please be careful as there is still currently low visibitlity and the trails are slick. As always check road conditions and be safe!