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Scarisoara Cave

Location: in the proximity of Upper Garda, Alba County.

The cave is a natural protected monument. The cave is famous due to the presence of a 3000 years old glacier which covers an aria of 5500 square meters and a volume of 55000 cubic meters. The ice sheet can reach in some spots about 20 m. The shallow-hole from the entrance is 50 m deep and 57 m in diameter.
The cave presents calcareous concretions and also icy stalagmites. Inside the ice was discovered a Chamois skeleton




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