A crew member from Google Street View, left, takes photos near the natural entrance of Carlsbad Caverns. Courtesy Photo

A crew member from Google Street View, left, takes photos near the natural entrance of Carlsbad Caverns.
Courtesy Photo

CARLSBAD — Carlsbad Cavern in Carlsbad Caverns National Park is set to become one of the first caves in the U.S. to be part of a Google Maps Street View special collection.
Google Maps will soon launch 360-degree photos of the cave on Street View, enabling people to take a virtual tour of Carlsbad Cavern and explore hundreds of points along the Main Corridor and Big Room trails. The images are expected to go live on Google Maps later this year. … For the rest of the story, subscribe in print and on the web.