Shenandoah Caverns - New Market, VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
N 38° 42.921 W 078° 40.177
17S E 702610 N 4287767
Quick Description: Popular cave for tourists located just between New Market & Mt. Jackson, VA.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 8/7/2011 7:28:17 PM
Waymark Code: WMC8AW
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Lee-2
Views: 1

Long Description:
This solutional cavern system was formed by water and by fault activity. Shenandoah Caverns was opened to the public in 1922 & is the only cavern in Virginia which is asccessible by elevator.

The tour consists of 17 'rooms' and features a number of limestone 'bacon' formations, as well as 'Capitol Dome', 'Diamond Cascade' and Rainbow Lake.
Type of Land: Private Land

Managed By: Shenandoah Caverns

Contact Info: 888-4CAVERN

Website: [Web Link]

Type of Cave: Other

Contains Stalactites: yes

Contains Stalagmites: yes

Contains Bats: no

Price of Admission: 23.00 (listed in local currency)

Visit Instructions:
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