Richard Rhinehart on the Discovery of Witches Pantry Cave and Implications for RMR Quarry

Jan 23, 2020

In this special edition of Valley Voices. Lucas Turner talks to Richard Rhinehart with the Colorado Cave Survey about the discovery of "Witches' Pantry" and how the cave could play a role in the fight to oppose Rocky Mountain Resources' proposed Quarry Expansion. Click the headline for more images of the cave.

Rifle caver Rob McFarland begins the first descent into Witches Pantry in late October
Credit Richard Rhinehart

John McLean stands at the edge of the entrance drop into Witches' Pantry Cave.
Credit Norm Thompson

Dripstone formations in the lower level of Witches Pantry Cave
Credit Kristen Levy