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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

Events

March 19th - 28th 2021

Wales Week

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Trip Reports

3 November 2020

Maskhill Mine

Jean-luc Heath wrote...

The intended trip for this weekend had been Rumbling hole, however, the inclement weather in the dales made this plan questionable. This meant it was time to do something I had not done for quite some time: read a book. Two books, in fact. What were these tempting tomes you ask? Caves of the Peak District, and The Peak District Rigging Guide, both were quite dry, however, dry was exactly what was needed. After only a short time, the somewhat familiar name of Maskhill Mine appeared, with a suspiciously slender soliloquy within Caves of the Peak District, I turned to... read more

 
Photos & Videos

20 January 2020

Short Drop Cave - Gavel Pot by Conor Morrison

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

New to Caving