Enormous, shallow cave in the limestone bluff at Ohio River. For millennia it has served as a shelter for local people. The cave with its 17 meters wide entrance is well visible from the river and has been inhabited also by local gangs – river pirates in the late 18th century and later.

Location, GPS coordinates: 37.46722 N 88.15976 W
Categories: Caves, Prehistoric settlements
Values: Geology, Archaeology, Visual
Rating: 2.5 out of 10 stars
Where is located? North America, United States, Illinois, Hardin County, in the cliffs at Ohio River, at Cave-In-Rock town

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