• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Cave Exploration

Jim Lindley Crawling Under Cratework

Jim Lindley Crawling Under Cratework

NPS Photo

Many individuals and groups have been involved in the exploration of Wind Cave, one of the world's longest caves.

The cave is still being explored with no end in sight.

For more information about cave exploration explore the following web pages.

Did You Know?

A picture of Alvin McDonald in his caving hat.

Alvin McDonald was the first systematic explorer of Wind Cave. He explored the cave from 1890 until his death in 1893. More...