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Lion's Tail, Carlsbad Caverns National Park

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  • After a huge cavern more than 500000 years ago in Carlsbad's underground groundwater 1 drop 1 drops as calcite crystals Carlsbad Caverns, this strange stalactite and stalagmite decoration is made... and here that is shaped like a lion's tail, happy kids!
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  • There are signs marking the location of the Lions Tail in the Big Room so you can't miss it. You walk along the trail of the Big Room, see the sign, look up and there it is. Crazy looking stalactite a...  more »
  • The Lion’s Tail is a stalactite located near the beginning of the self-guided Big Room tour that looks amazingly like a Lion’s Tail. Located a little past the Giant Dome on the right hand side, keep c...  more »