1Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico

The Carlsbad Caverns of New Mexico have impressive icicle-shaped mineral deposits that emphasize both the cave’s size and beauty.

Hundreds of thousands of visitors stop by each year to tour the caverns or partake in one of their bat flight and star parties. It wasn’t until recently that an invisible threat was putting guests in danger.
With dozens of rooms for tourists to check out, one might assume that the most dangerous thing about the Carlsbad Caverns would be getting lost. Click the next ARROW to see the next page!

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