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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

January 25th - 26th 2019

Craven Weekend Away

March 15th - 23rd 2019

Wales Week

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Trip Reports

16 December 2018

Valley Entrance - In Flood

Joseph Smith wrote...

“This is quite uncivilised,” Jean-Luc text while I, showered, suited and drinking my second cup of tea, felt very civilised. “I propose that you, as a better and much more attractive caver, replace me as president.” I paraphrase slightly, but after the effort that had been put into convincing me to cave in the first place, “I propose sleeping for much longer” was as good a justification as any for a vote of no confidence. The trip had been planned like any other that term: Jean-Luc asking me when I was next caving, me confirming I would not be, and being... read more

 
Photos & Videos

13 December 2018

Bull Pot - Aquamole Pot - Simpsons by Joseph Smith

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

New to Caving