Welcome to York University Cave and Pothole club.
Welcome to all the freshers!
If you're new to York Uni and looking for a club to join give CAVING a go! It doesn't matter if you've never done it before, we'll get you started. It's only £10 to give it a try - beginners trips 2nd, 8th & 9th October. Come and see us at the Freshers Fair in York Uni Sports Centre on Saturday 1st October.
Find all the info you need about getting started at http://yucpc.org.uk/freshers
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
7 March 2017
Mark Sims wrote...
I was fairly keen to do Brewery Shaft, but not if there was a big team going. A 100 m pitch with more than 5 people sounded like a recipe for a lot of waiting around, and judging by the level of enthusiasm the night before, it wasn't going to be a small group of people who were keen. But surprise, surprise, in the cold light of day, the beer-enhanced enthusiasm of the previous night had dwindled for many, conveniently leaving 5 of us who still wanted to go. After chatting with Chris in the morning, we elected to rig the... read more