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Bottomless Pit, Carlsbad Caverns National Park

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Bottomless Pit is located in Carlsbad Caverns National Park. To visit Bottomless Pit on your trip to Carlsbad Caverns National Park, use our Carlsbad Caverns National Park travel itinerary planner.
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  • The Bottomless Pit is located in the far reaches of the Big Room and a little bit past the halfway point of the self-guided tour. Of course not really bottomless, it is 140 feet (43m) deep and angled ...  more »
  • Theres no real good angle to take a picture, but what you can see is a dark bottomless pit with an old rope and board latter. 
  • Apparently, they have now discovered that this isn't really bottomless but it certainly looks it. There is an interesting info board just next to this telling you about it.