Welcome to York University Cave and Pothole club.
Exploring caves all over the world since 1981.
If you want to experience places few people get to see, wander in caverns six times the size of York Minster and abseil down to 300 metres underground, then come and see US! YUCPC is an ever-growing group of friendly cavers who meet every Tuesday & Thursday in the University Sports Hall at 8:00pm. We go caving every weekend, in the Yorkshire Dales, Peak District and sometimes further a field such as Wales and the Mendips. You don’t need to worry about gear as we have all the equipment and clothing you need... read more
4 July 2016
Cullaun 2: Taming bare rivers
Adam Walmsley wrote...
‘Twas a wild and wet day on the west coast of Ireland. While the rest of the team changed in the shelter of the spruce forest, I reluctantly changed into my wetsuit in Will's car. Will was not amused. After scrotting around in a couple of false starts, we found the cave and ducked through the first waterfall into the meandering passage beyond. We soon joined the streamway and followed its sinuous course to the first vertical feature: a miniature Niagara Falls. The passage beyond this was carrying a fair quantity of water, which the next waterfall entering from the right... read more