Ice cave

WHS that contain one or more Ice caves.

An ice cave is a natural cave that contains significant amounts of perennial (year-round) ice.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Aggtelek and Slovak Karst Dobsinska
Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks Castleguard
Durmitor National Park Ledina Pecina ice cave
Hallstatt-Dachstein Dachstein Ice Cave
Mount Etna "Grotta del Gelo is probably the most internationally well-known Etna's volcanic cavities, due to its ice formation phenomenon, started over three centuries ago and still going on." (Nomination file, p. 142)
Vatnajökull National Park Breiðamerkurjökull Ice Cave or the Crystal Cave (and many others)


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A connection should:

  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source