Shenandoah County, Virginia

  • Area: 512 square miles
  • Population: 35,075 (2000 census)
  • Persons/Sq. Mile: 68.5
  • % Karst Terrane: approx. 50%
  • Longest Cave: 2,000 feet
  • Average Length: 198 feet
  • Deepest Cave: 160 feet
  • Number of Reported Caves: 84
  • Surveyed Cave Passage: 3 miles

Major Karst Development Areas:

  • Shenandoah Valley
  • Minor western valleys

Karstic Formations and Map Symbols:

  • Helderberg - DSu
  • Edinburg - Oeln
  • Lincolnshire - Oeln
  • New Market - Oeln
  • Beekmantown - Ob
  • Conococheague - OCco, Cco
  • Elbrook - Ce

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