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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

Saturday September 18th

Robinsons' Pot

October 23rd - 24th

Bullpot Farm Weekend

November 27th - 28th

Christmas Meal Weekend

More events in the diary...
 
Trip Reports

21 July 2021

Black Shiver Pot -FAFF STRIKES BACK

Paulina Poterlowicz wrote...

( a joint report by Paulina and Rosie) It was a blood hot, sweat boiling day when our tale of terror begins. Beneath the benignly looming mountain of Ingleborough three naive cavers set off for an efficient adventure, unaware of the lurking danger that stalked them. For the week prior some of them became infected with a horrendous disease -- a taste of fun. It started off innocently. A laxer attitude than usual. A later start. A café breakfast. The next thing they knew they were underground at 2pm. As time was checked a realisation dawned on them: faff was coming... read more

 
Photos & Videos

17 June 2021

Rat Hole - A journey to Hallucination Aven, and back again by Jean-luc Heath

More photos & videos...

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

New to Caving