Browse the collections and learn about records of the past, as well as current research taking place at Wind Cave National Park.

Legislation Pertaining to Wind Cave National Park ¦ Laws enacted in relation to Wind Cave National Park.

Wind Cave Timeline ¦ See the important dates and events in Wind Cave's history, from the 1800s to the modern day.

Trip Reports ¦ These short reports begin in 1990 and chronicle which explorers went into the cave, how much they surveyed, and what they found.

Caving (Trip) Narratives ¦ Most narratives describe exploration trips, significant discoveries, science projects in the cave, or even trips where photography is the main goal of the trip.

Last updated: February 9, 2019

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Hot Springs, SD 57747


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