• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wind Cave Room - Knee Bone Room

Surveying through the Knee Bone Room
Surveying through the Knee Bone Room
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This room was discovered by Jim Wilson, Eric Dutton, Leo Thompson, and Greg Glazner on June 10, 2000. It derived its name because of its proximity to the Elbow Room.

Did You Know?

fire on the prairie

Fire is an important factor in protecting the prairie. Historically, fires burned across the prairie every 4 to 7 years. Fires burn the small trees that would otherwise march across the prairie and turn the grasslands to forest.