The Caves ClipArt gallery offers 8 illustrations of underground spaces large enough for a human to enter. This gallery includes illustrations of caverns, sea caves, rock shelters, and grottos.

A cave is a natural underground void large enough for a human to enter.

Cave

A cave is a natural underground void large enough for a human to enter.

An illustration of a cliff with with a cave. A cave is a natural underground void large enough for a human to enter.

Cave

An illustration of a cliff with with a cave. A cave is a natural underground void large enough for a…

"Diagram to illustrate the form and relations of caverns developed by solution. The black spaces represent caverns. Some limestone sinks are represented at the surface where the roofs of caves have fallen in." -Salisbury, 1919

Cavern Formation

"Diagram to illustrate the form and relations of caverns developed by solution. The black spaces represent…

Diagram of a cavern, showing different levels of the underground stream.

Diagram of a Cavern

Diagram of a cavern, showing different levels of the underground stream.

"Section of a Limestone Cavern...A limestone hill, perforated by a cavern (b b) which communicates with the valley (v) by an opening (a). The bottom of the cavern is covered with ossiferous loam, above which lies a layer of stalagmite (d d), while stalactites hang from the roof, and by joining the floor separate the cavern into two chambers." -Geikie, 1893

Limestone Cavern

"Section of a Limestone Cavern...A limestone hill, perforated by a cavern (b b) which communicates with…

"Section of a Limestone Cavern with fallen-in roof and concealed entrance." -Geikie, 1893

Limestone Cavern

"Section of a Limestone Cavern with fallen-in roof and concealed entrance." -Geikie, 1893

A section of a cave created by percolated rain water.

Caves

A section of a cave created by percolated rain water.

The entrance to Mammoth Cave, Kentucky.

Mammoth Cave

The entrance to Mammoth Cave, Kentucky.