Oregon Caves Redux

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Earlier this summer I spent a morning at Oregon Caves National Monument in southern Oregon (not far from the appropriately named Cave Junction, off Hwy 199), revisiting these caves with the hope of getting a few more shots. This time I brought my best wide angle lens in the hope of getting better photos than last time.

Earlier in the cave tour we walk through some confined places:

About half way through the tour you get to some of the curious formations:

And near end of the tour, one reaches the most stunning area of all—the “Paradise Lost” room, which is reached by a long staircase:

And the room itself:

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And then you return biggest room of the cave:

And you take the final lap out of the cave:

And some shots outside the cave: