Slaughter Canyon Cave, Carlsbad Caverns National Park

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#6 of 10 in Parks in Carlsbad Caverns National Park
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  • The hike up to the cave is a steep, rocky 0.75 mile trail. You will need a hat, good shoes, water and a snack for sure. I practiced walking up steep hills for 0.5 mile before going and that was not ev...  more »
  • We were pleasantly surprised with the unique formations in this cave. They are nothing like the formations you see in the big room, but they are just as beautiful, if not more so. There is a genuinely...  more »
  • Every cavern in Carlsbad is special and a wonder, and Slaughter is no exception. However, I would rate it third after Lower Cavern and the Big Room (no way I was going to shimmy into Spider Cave!) The...  more »
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  • Great place to hike
  • Fantastactic!!
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