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Rocky Mountain Caving - 2014




Special Edition 2014

Spring Cave in the Mid-20th Century - by Richard Rhinehart
A 1931 Visit to Spring Cave, Colorado - by Earl E. Ericson
Spring Cave's Forgotten Thanksgiving 1962 Expedition - by Donald G. Davis
Caving on South Shale Ridge - by Doug Medville
Speleothem Cave and the Caves of Wellsville - by Richard Rhinehart
Leadville Limestone in the Wellsville Area - by Mark Maslyn
Looking for Cairn Cave: Main Elk Creek Explorations - by Donald G. Davis

Cover Image: From left, Mark Maslyn, Richard Rhinehart and Donald G. Davis prepare for a trip into Speleothem Cave, a seldom-visited cave in he Arkansas River Canyon east of Salida, Colorado. The Bureau of Land Management cave was discovered by Gene Dover and Frank Leskinen but it was not often visited until the turn of the 20th century when Lyndon Lampert and other cavers rediscovered it. Speleothem Cave is one of the most significant caves on BLM land in the state. Photograph copyright Norman R. Thompson.

Note: The Special Edition comprises all editions (numbers 1-4) for 2014.