Caves can form inside a glacier due to meltwater from the surface flowing down through the glacier or from geothermal activity. They are extremely beautiful and some can be dangerous due to glacial movement causing collapses. [27 photos total]

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Iceland. (Source: 500px.com) #
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Kamchatka, Russia. (Source: 500px.com) #
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Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau, Alaska. (Source: reddit.com) #
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Iceland. (Source: photoguth.com) #
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Alaska. (Source: photoguth.com) #
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Eisriesenwelt is the largest ice cave in the world located in Werfen, Austria. (Source: lilburnes.org) #
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Alaska. (Source: 500px.com) #
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Sandy Glacier in Mt. Hood, Oregon. (Source: photoguth.com) #
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Kamchatka, Russia. (Source: 500px.com) #
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Waterfall Ice Cave in Vatnajokull, Iceland. (Source: 500px.com) #
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Sandy Glacier in Mt. Hood, Oregon. (Source: opb.org) #
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Ice cave in Skaftafell, Iceland. (Source: reddit.com) #
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Kamchatka, Russia. (Source: 500px.com) #
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Ice cave in Skaftafell, Iceland. (Source: reddit.com) #
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Ice cave near Granite Falls, Washington. (Source: reddit.com) #
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Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau, Alaska. (Source: 500px.com) #
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Kamchatka, Russia. (Source: fotosoyuz74.ru) #
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Perito Moreno Glacier in Patagonia, Argentina. (Source: redbullillume.com) #
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Ice cave in Vatnajökull, Iceland. (Source: 500px.com) #
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Sandy Glacier in Mt. Hood, Oregon. (Source: photoguth.com) #
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Iceland. (Source: earthshots.org) #
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Sandy Glacier in Mt. Hood, Oregon. (Source: photoguth.com) #
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Ice cave in Vatnajökull, Iceland. (Source: iceland-photo-tours.com) #
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Ice cave near the Mutnovsky Volcano in Russia. (Source: onebigphoto.com) #
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Ice cave in Vatnajökull, Iceland. (Source: flickr.com) #
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Sandy Glacier in Mt. Hood, Oregon. (Source: opb.org) #
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Aiguille du Midi mountain in the French Alps. (Source: nationalgeographic.com) #

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