Rattlesnake Cave - near Dietrich, Idaho USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jwanlesss
N 42° 55.487 W 114° 18.709
11T E 719382 N 4755968
Quick Description: Short descent into a room-like cave.
Location: Idaho, United States
Date Posted: 3/9/2021 9:28:50 PM
Waymark Code: WM13XXE
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 5

Long Description:
Some locals called it "Rattlesnake Cave" because of shed snake skins seen in the rocky entrance (species of snake not known). The room-like cavern has a flat sandy floor. It is part of a lava tube with one sloped wall made of porous rock, through which air movement can be sufficient to cause a candle flame to flicker wildly.
Type of Land: National Forest

Managed By: Bureau of Land Management

Contact Info: 208-732-7200

Website: [Web Link]

Type of Cave: Lava Cave

Contains Stalactites: no

Contains Stalagmites: no

Contains Bats: no

Price of Admission: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Visit Instructions:
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