• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wind Cave Room - Deep Confusion

Deep Confusion
Deep Confusion
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This room was discovered by Andy Flurkey, Norm Pace, and John Scheltens on December 15, 1979. The name was coined by Norm Pace for this part of the cave because it is so far into the cave that there is "deep confusion" about how to get back out.

Did You Know?

Porcupine in tree

Porcupine babies are called porcupettes. When they are born they have 15,000 quills. Porcupettes are born in the spring and, lucky for mom, the quills are soft. They can climb trees within an hour of birth. More...