• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wind Cave Room - Half-Mile Hall

Half-Mile Hall
Half-Mile Hall
NPS Photo
 

First entered on August 1, 1971 by Andy Flurkey, Chris Hill, and Bob Reinstatler. Originally known as "Half-Mile Haul", this 2800 foot long passage's name was changed because the project director didn't feel that "Haul" was appropriate.

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Did You Know?

Sign used at Wind Cave in 1903 when the cave became a national park.

Wind Cave is the first cave in the world to be designated as a national park. That occurred on January 9, 1903.