Saturday, February 8, 2020

Baboquivari Cave

Sacred cave of Tohono O'Odham people, center of their cosmology. According to their beliefs here lives I'itoi - protector of the people. Nearby are...

Lava River Cave near Flagstaff

The longest lava cave in Arizona, 1.21 km long. Location, GPS coordinates: 35.34215 N 111.83564 W Categories: Caves Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? North America, United States, Arizona, Coconino County, Coconino...

Grand Canyon Caverns

Cave with enormous cave rooms. Contains remnants of some extinct animals, e.g. ground sloth. Caves can be accessed through a 64 m deep shaft...

Kartchner Caverns

This gorgeous cave was discovered in 1974. Cave contains amazing and even unique cave formations, the process of their formation continues. Here is located...

Colossal Cave

Large cave system with a total length of explored passages at 5.6 km. Location, GPS coordinates: 32.06206 N 110.63351 W Categories: Caves Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? North America, United States,...

Montezuma Well

Large sinkhole, 112 m wide and 17 m deep. It is fed by powerful springs and its water has a high level of dissolved...

Kaumana Caves

One of the numerous lava caves in Hawaii Islands, one of the easiest to access. Kaumana Cave is 2 196 m long and the...

Makauwahi Cave

The largest limestone cave in Hawaii, the richest fossil find in Pacific. Graveyard of ancient Hawaiians. The cave contains a sinkhole with a lake....

Kazumura Cave

The longest lava tube in the world, 65.5 km long and up to 1,102 m deep. Location, GPS coordinates: 19.5726 N 155.0015 W Categories: Caves, Geographical extremes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where...

Chumash Painted Cave

Small sandstone cave with red, white and black painting, which depicts the cosmology of Chumash people. Age is unknown, between 200 and 1000 years. Location,...