• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wind Cave Room - Chinese Dragons Lair

The Chinese Dragons Lair
The Chinese Dragons Lair
NPS Photo
An area in the upper middle level that has a speleogen composed of quartz rinds that resembles a Chinese Dragon costume. Named by Jim Wilson, Melanie Kleiber, Randy Rosenbrough, and Bill Heim on September 18, 2001.

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...