Cave Lighting Project
We are undergoing a year-long lighting project in the cavern. Please be aware of caution tape along pathways inside the cave and use due care.
Carlsbad Caverns: Endless opportunities for discovery
Vast Chihuahuan desert landscapes and expansive caverns – Carlsbad Caverns National Park provides students with unique opportunities for adventure and discovery. Please click on the following links to see all that we have to offer.
Did You Know?
In 2003, a park employee found a piece of a stone scraper within view of Carlsbad Cavern's entrance that goes back to Ice Age Indian hunters. In 2004, archeologists found fragments of two spear points of the Midland-style Paleo Indian projectile points of some 10,000 years ago.