This guide covers the geology of the self-guided trail system
through the cave. All of the stops are marked in the cave and are tied to photos
in the guide. The book is written for all visitors interested in the geology of
the area, how the cave was formed and how all of the fantastic decorations were
This book was produced by the Carlsbad Caverns and Guadalupe
Mountain Association. A portion of the profits go directly to Carlsbad Caverns
National Park to support research and education activities.
For purchasing information please contact the association at:
PO Box 1417
(505) 785-2318 FAX
The Discovery and Exploration of Lechuguilla Cave
This book covers
the discovery of one of the longest caves in the world and details the
exploration and mapping of the most exciting period of exploration, the first 50
miles. It is written in a narrative format that tells the story of the cave in a
way that even a non-caver can understand it.
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History Channel - Journey to
the Center of the World: Sacred Cave of the Maya
In August, 2006, I was part of a team to explore the bottom
of Naj Tunich Cave, one of the most important Mayan ceremonial sites in Central
America. We were investigating whether or not the Maya had explored beyond a
deep pit more than a mile into the cave. The resulting exploration, discovery,
and rescue is fully documented in this feature.
The show premiered August 10, 2007. Click here to
Now available from the History Channel Store. Click
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