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Lion's Tail, Carlsbad Caverns National Park

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Geologic Formation Nature / Park
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  • In a place with such variety of cave formations, this is another interesting one. The name is easily recognizable when viewed in the tour. Must have been quite a sight when first identified with a ker...  more »
  • We saw this while wandering around in the Big Room. This is just one of many fantastic rock formations in this room.  more »
  • There's so much to see in Carlsbad Caverns but you can't miss this unique formation. As you're walking around The Big Room Route...there are signs that high-light specific formations...The Lion's Tail...  more »