A Beauty Born of Mother Nature’s Rage

hinatuan fault
There she is… an earthquake long ago created Hinatuan Enchanted River Underwater Cave.

A beauty born of Mother Nature’s rage. Like Tinago River north of her (exiting at Portlamon), she lies on a fault line. In fact two lines terminate at her spring. That’s the reason for the sharp and almost vertical cut on her limestone walls.

vietnam-hang-son-doongShe shares the same history with the world’s largest cave-Hang Son Doong in Vietnam. Both of them lie on fault lines. While Hinatuan Enchanted River Underwater Cave is not as cavernous, she is a deep blue door to the underworld-still a miraculous and unique creation.

You were spot-on FCD Geologist Desuo Alejan! Ferdinand Barrios of Hinatuan LGU confirmed this.

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Jake Miranda

Jake Miranda

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