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Patkula cave (Stoki cave)

Picture by M. Zeltins

Picture by I. Krauze

Location: Valmiera district, Vaidava municipality, left bank of Strikupe River;

Description: Largest among the four caves in Stoki cliffs. Further end of the cave has been filled up by cave dwelling animals - at some places the layer of old leaves and branches is up to 2 m deep.
Complex system of passages. Main passage is 36 m long. Width up to 4 m, height - up to 3,5 m. Cave thoroughly investigated by Nature Heritage Fund.



Picture by M. Zeltins

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