“Ice Caves Go Viral” by Kaitlyn
As fleeting as they are iconic, the ice caves of Apostle Islands National Lakeshore are considered an endangered national park experience. With spring around the corner, the ice caves will soon be a memory, with no guarantee of their accessibility in winters to come. But the young women of Northwest Passage Prairieview (previously known as Northwest Passage III) are among the lucky ones. Braving the biting cold of a couple weeks ago, they trekked across the big lake to experience–and capture–these elusive cathedrals. Enjoy their photos below.