Bottomless Pit, Carlsbad Caverns National Park

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#7 of 11 in Parks in Carlsbad Caverns National Park
Geologic Formation · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • The bottomless pit is not beautiful like most of the cave formations, but is it welcome contrast to the rest of the cavern, and tons of fun. 
    The bottomless pit is not beautiful like most of the cave formations, but is it welcome contrast to the rest of the cavern, and tons of fun.  more »
  • Big dark scary abyss off the big room, the diagram shows that it is actually 141 feet to the bottom. 
    Big dark scary abyss off the big room, the diagram shows that it is actually 141 feet to the bottom.  more »

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