• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

PowerPoint Programs

Wind Cave Wayside and Trail Signs

Explore the Park's Wayside and Trail Signs - click on the image for a larger picture

NPS Image by Mary Laycock

Wind Cave National Park's Wayside and Trail Exhibits 6.8 mg

 
Black-footed ferret, Mustela nigripes

Black-footed Ferret

Black-Footed Ferret Reintroduction - 2.9 mb
 
Stalactites in Wind Cave

Stalactites in Wind Cave

NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz

Geology of Wind Cave - 2.2 mb
 
Rankin Ridge Fire Tower

Rankin Ridge Fire Tower

NPS Photo

Building the Rankin Ridge Fire Tower - 1.2 mb

 
Subhyracodon

Subhyracodon

Centennial Fossil Site - 10.7 mb

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.