YUCPC Trip History

Here you can see the list of pretty much all the trips YUCPC members have been on over the years. Members can also submit reports which will hopefully help others to avoid problems or just for some inspiration! Use the filters below to view by year or cave.

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Trips & Reports

Thursday March 23rd 2017 Pant Mawr Members: Alastair Gott,  Dan Boothby,  Liam Godwin
Thursday March 23rd 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) - Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 1 Members: Adam Walmsley,  Joseph Smith,  Joshua Young,  Lilo Hoecker,  Peter Newbery
Thursday March 23rd 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 1 - Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) Members: Adrian Turner,  Alistair Rollinson,  Gary Douthwaite,  Matt Ewles
Wednesday March 22nd 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 1 Members: Christian Beddows,  Jean-luc Heath,  Logan Hawley,  Murphy James,  Olivia Golby-kirk,  Ziwei Wang
Wednesday March 22nd 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 1 Members: Gary Douthwaite,  Jia xuan Leong,  Matt Ewles,  Rachel Findlay
Wednesday March 22nd 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) Prokofiev failure Members: Adam Walmsley,  Joseph Smith,  Joshua Young
Wednesday March 22nd 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 1 - Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (Cwm Dwr) Members: Lilo Hoecker
Wednesday March 22nd 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (Cwm Dwr) Members: Aaron Clarke,  Evan Cooper,  Jon Wood
Tuesday March 21st 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) Frozen River Members: Christian Beddows,  Dan Boothby
Tuesday March 21st 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) Northern Lights Members: Jia xuan Leong,  Joshua Young,  Liam Godwin,  Lilo Hoecker,  Murphy James
Tuesday March 21st 2017 Ogof Draenen Medusa's Children Members: Adam Walmsley,  Alistair Rollinson,  Peter Newbery,  Rachel Findlay,  Will Scott
Tuesday March 21st 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) Filming Trip Members: Adrian Turner,  Gary Douthwaite,  Jean-luc Heath,  Matt Ewles,  Olivia Golby-kirk
Tuesday March 21st 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (Cwm Dwr) Members: Evan Cooper,  Joseph Smith,  Ziwei Wang
Monday March 20th 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) Filming Trip Members: Adrian Turner,  Gary Douthwaite,  Jon Wood,  Matt Ewles,  Olivia Golby-kirk
Monday March 20th 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) Northern Lights Members: Adam Walmsley,  Joshua Young,  Will Scott
Monday March 20th 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 1 Members: Alistair Rollinson,  Christian Beddows,  Liam Godwin,  Peter Newbery
Monday March 20th 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 1 Members: Evan Cooper,  Jean-luc Heath,  Jia xuan Leong,  Logan Hawley,  Ziwei Wang
Sunday March 19th 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) The Northern Lights Members: Dan Boothby,  David Willis,  Gary Douthwaite,  Matt Ewles
Sunday March 19th 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 1 - Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (Cwm Dwr) Members: Adam Walmsley,  Jean-luc Heath,  Jon Wood,  Joshua Young,  Murphy James,  Rachel Findlay
Sunday March 19th 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) Members: Alistair Rollinson,  Lilo Hoecker,  Peter Newbery,  Will Scott
Sunday March 19th 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) Members: Evan Cooper,  Jia xuan Leong,  Liam Godwin,  Logan Hawley
Saturday March 18th 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) Round Trip Members: Jean-luc Heath,  Jon Wood,  Joshua Young,  Liam Godwin,  Murphy James,  Olivia Golby-kirk
Saturday March 18th 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (top) A Photography Trip up the Sky Hook Members: Adrian Turner,  Gary Douthwaite,  Matt Ewles,  Natasha Durham
Saturday March 18th 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (Cwm Dwr) Members: Adam Walmsley,  Alistair Rollinson,  Peter Newbery,  Rachel Findlay,  Will Scott
Saturday March 18th 2017 Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 (Cwm Dwr) Members: Aaron Clarke,  Christian Beddows,  Evan Cooper,  Lilo Hoecker,  Logan Hawley
Sunday March 12th 2017 Brown Hill Pot Members: Adam Walmsley,  Joshua Young,  Rachel Findlay,  Toby Buxton

Adam wrote...

Good to finally get to Brown Hill. We'd been umming and ahhing about which cave to do on account of being joined by Fleur, Pete and Avelina and not wanting a late one. In the end we decided it'd be fine to derig Brown Hill and wouldn't be any slower than doing Dale Head on our own. On arriving at Floyd's entrance, we found all three of them still on the surface. Pete had gone down and struggled with the... read more

Sunday March 5th 2017 Brewery Shaft Members: Adam Walmsley,  Joshua Young,  Mark Sims,  Martin Albacete,  Rachel Findlay

Joshua wrote...

Brewery Shaft is a 3.5m diameter vertical free hang, descending from a wooden shack in the woods 100m into the ground beneath Nenthead. This trip had been talked up all weekend, and the time to head out had finally arrived, but with the sheer scale of the descent, a good degree of apprehension was in the air. Once at the hut, we headed through the dim rooms to find a wooden gallery, surrounding the steel grid which protected the seemingly... read more

Mark 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... read more

Sunday March 5th 2017 Smallcleugh Mine Members: Gary Douthwaite,  Jean-luc Heath,  Jia xuan Leong,  Lilo Hoecker,  Lydia Loopesko,  Matt Ewles,  Olivia Golby-kirk
Saturday March 4th 2017 Rampgill Mine Members: Aaron Clarke,  Gary Douthwaite,  Jean-luc Heath,  Jia xuan Leong,  Joshua Young,  Lilo Hoecker,  Logan Hawley,  Lydia Loopesko,  Mark Sims,  Martin Albacete,  Matt Ewles,  Olivia Golby-kirk,  Rachel Findlay
Wednesday February 22nd 2017 Excalibur pot Members: Adrian Turner,  Jean-luc Heath,  Olivia Golby-kirk