The deepest vertical shaft in the mainland USA, 182.4 m deep. It is near El Capitan Cave but the connection has not been found yet. El Capitan Pit was discovered in 1989.

Location, GPS coordinates: 56.18393 N 133.31142 W (approximate)
Categories: Caves
Values: Geology
Rating: 2.5 out of 10 stars
Where is located? North America, United States, Alaska, Prince of Wales Island, at the summit of El Capitan Peak. Coordinates are approximate.

El Capitan Pit on the map
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