National Natural Landmarks

Butler Cave-Breathing Cave

Butler Cave-Breathing Cave
Butler Cave-Breathing Cave. Photo by N. Davis.

Butler Cave-Breathing Cave includes two major cave systems that contain a 40-foot waterfall, a natural bridge, unusually fine "floating" crystalline formations, and an underground lake.

Location: Bath County, VA ; Bath County, VA

Year designated: 1973

Acres: 629

Ownership: Private

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