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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

Take a look at the Facebook Page or join the Facebook Group.

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

Events

August 19th - 20th

Bullpot Farm Weekend Away

September 16th - 17th

NPC Weekend Away

Saturday September 30th

Freshers Fair

October 21st - 22nd

Bullpot Farm Weekend Away

November 25th - 26th

Christmas Meal

More events in the diary...
 
Trip Reports

25 April 2017

Swan Dike Pot: The Surface Perspective

Joshua Young wrote...

As it was nearing our callout time, it was decided that Peter and Martin would head to the surface to delay a call to cave rescue for another hour. At this point we were still confident that with some extra help Joe would pop through with no more bother. As they made their way up the pitch, I went into the squeeze to get an idea of Joe’s situation. I took a few of his items back to the chamber while he put his oversuit back on, before I went back through the trick to join him. We tried a... read more

 
Photos & Videos

19 June 2017

Giants Hole Round trip by Alistair Rollinson

More photos & videos...

For more info on caving for the first time, check out the New to Caving website...

New to Caving