Bottomless Pit, Carlsbad Caverns National Park

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  • I guess this is a deep pit, but you really can't appreciate the deepness from the sidelines. The idea of a bottomless pit is exciting. Kids will appreciate it more than adults.  more »
  • it is easy to understand why this area is called the bottomless pit. Scientific teams have now learned more about the bottomless pit and its actual dimensions. Signage at the site explains with a diag...  more »
  • The Bottomless Pit was named Bottomless because it appeared to be bottomless when it was first discovered. They now know exactly how deep it is. While it isn't bottomless, falling into it would probab...  more »

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