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UTAH - TIMPANOGOS GROTTO OF THE N.S.S.
NUTTY PUTTY CAVE RULES
The following is a short list of rules extracted from the Cave Management Plan. See the full plan for a complete list of the rules and guidelines.
CURFEW: 10 PM - 7 AM
CAMPING: NO OVERNIGHT CAMPING ALLOWED
GROUP SIZE: 4 minimum, 10 maximum
GROUPS: Groups must stay together while exploring for safety.
TOUR LEADERS: 2 adults over 10 are required.
CAVE GEAR: The groups will have proper equipment and dress for caving.  All participants are required to have a helmet, helmet-mounted light, extra dependable light sources, proper footwear, and clothing for each member of the group.  A first aid kit and a short 15 ft hand line are required for each group. Please refer to our Nutty Putty Cave Gear page.
PROHIBITED: Drugs, Alcohol, Smoking, Fireworks, & Firearms are prohibited.
NO TRACE: Each group is responsible for ‘no trace’ behaviors.  Take only pictures, leave only footprints.
FOOD: Eating snacks in the cave is permitted, but please eat all of your main meals before and after you access the cave. Make sure that all crumbs, wrappers, and food debris are not left behind in the cave.
HUMAN WASTE: Sanitation is a personal responsibility.  No urinating or defecating in any of the caves is allowed.  Group sanitation is the responsibility of the group leader. Obviously, use a pee bottle and pack everything out.
EMERGENCIES: Call 911 and get your checkbooks ready to pay for services.
NEW DISCOVERIES: In the event of a new discovery, the Cave Access Manager must be notified before entering any new area in the cave.
DIGGING: Prohibited without written approval. No digging or excavating in the cave will be allowed except when needed to assist in an emergency cave rescue.
SOUVENIRS: Cave features, soils, and fossils are not to be changed, broken, or removed from the cave.
GRAFFITI: Prohibited - Do nothing to mark or damage the cave.
 
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