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    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wind Cave Room - Figure 8 Room

Figure 8 Room
Figure 8 Room
NPS Photo by D.A. Buehler
 
The Figure 8 Room was discovered by Andy Flurkey, Chris Hill, and Bob Reinstatler on August 1, 1971. The outline of this major intersection in Half-Mile Hall resembles a large "8", giving the room its name. This is the second largest known room in the cave.

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Bull elk in the park.

A Rocky Mountain bull elk weighs between 700 - 800 pounds. Rocky Mountain elk were introduced to the park in 1914 and 1916. More...