Appreciate a Dragon Day at Black Chasm Cavern

Celebrate National Appreciate A Dragon Day with Black Chasm Cavern on January 14th!

Black Chasm Cavern, National Natural Landmark is celebrating Appreciate A Dragon Day on Saturday, January 14, 2017 by giving a complementary key chain or magnet featuring Black Chasm Cavern’s famous dragon to each visitor who purchases a guided cave walk tour that day!  We are also sweetening the deal with FREE dragon cupcakes for all visitors*.

Black Chasm Cavern is famous for its many beautiful helictite formations, but one special formation in the shape of a dragon has become a very popular show piece of this amazing cave.

Black Chasm Cavern’s famous dragon helictite. Based on photo by Dave Bunnell

Black Chasm Cavern will be appreciating its dragon, along with other breeds of dragons, by giving away cool prizes the entire week prior on Black Chasm Cavern’s Facebook page, beginning Monday, January 9th.  Learn more about these magical creatures and win free guided cave tours and Black Chasm Cavern merchandise when you “like” us and correctly answer our dragon trivia questions.       

Appreciate A Dragon Day was created by author Donita K. Paul who wanted to encourage everyone to explore the cultural significance of dragons in society and history; so appreciate a dragon with Black Chasm Cavern, National Natural Landmark Saturday, January 14th!

Black Chasm Cavern is open every day of the year.  Please visit our web site for operational hours at

*Note: Supplies of cupcakes, key chains and magnets are limited, so get to Black Chasm Cavern early!