• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wind Cave Room - Rio Colorado

Rio Colorado
Crawling through the Rio Colorado area.  Note the clean suit and gloves used to keep the flowstone clean.
NPS Photo
 
A passage where a small streamlet of water once flowed. Discovered by Mike Wiles, Carl Bern, Derek Wolfe, and Doug Pflugh on November 9, 2002. Lots of flowstone and soda straws are found in the area. Located in a side passage off of Blind Faith.

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.