Thursday, July 2, 2020

El Zacaton sinkhole

One of the most impressive natural landmarks in Mexico is El Zacaton sinkhole. It is the deepest known water filled sinkhole in the world....

Dean’s Blue Hole

There exists a broad term "blue hole" describing any deep, water filled, vertical caves. The 202 - 203 m deep Dean's Blue Hole in...

Sotano del Barro

The wilderness of Sierra Gorda Hills hides many exciting attractions and secrets and here has been created biosphere reserve to conserve the countless rare...

Hoya de las Guaguas

The ancient land of Huastecs in Sierra Madre Oriental mountains is extremely rich with amazing natural attractions. One of them is the enormous sinkhole...

Poza Seca, Sistema Zacaton

The first sinkhole with travertine lid discovered in Sistema Zacatón is Poza Seca. This incredible, water filled sinkhole has sealed itself with several metres...

Cenote Azufrosa and La Cristalina, Sistema Zacaton

This unusual system of geological features consists of Cenote Azufrosa - large sinkhole with double bottom and La Cristalina - cave with spring. These...

Naré sinkhole

Next to the giant Minyé sinkhole another well known giant hole in Nakanai Mountains is Naré sinkhole. Below it there is flowing one of...

Mamo plateau

South-western part of Muller Plateau contains unique natural monument - the 100 km² large Mamo plateau which is covered with more than hundred giant...

Cenote Alameda, Sistema Zacaton

One of the monuments in the unique Sistema Zacatón is Cenote Alameda - large, deep sinkhole next to farm buildings. References Marcus Gary, Alameda, Sistema Zacatón,...

Atascosa pool, Sistema Zacaton

The shallow, rounded Atascosa Pool belongs to the unique Sistema Zacatón. This muddy, rounded pool has diameter of some 120 m. It dries up...