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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 October 5th

Fresher's Fair

Sunday October 6th

Fresher's trip - Long Churn

Monday October 7th

Fresher's Presentation

Tuesday October 8th

First SRT training session

Saturday October 12th

Fresher's trip - Long Churn

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Trip Reports

27 May 2019

Stream Passage Pot - Flood Entrance and Bar Pot

Jean-luc Heath wrote...

After meeting Lumens for a classic inglesport breakfast, a nice easy approach was had from Clapham as always. Although, it's worth mentioning that parking on the Saturday of a bank holiday winch meet is an absolute nightmare. Regardless, a spot was found and a pleasant change occurred. 0/7 on the dankness scale. Joe rapidly discovered that being tacklemaster doesn't mean that literally any gear in the store will simply bow down to his mastery and scale perfectly to his size. The culprit: a size "medium" oversuit. Finding that said suit restricted his gate to under 3.5cm, it was decided he... read more

 
Photos & Videos

30 July 2019

Lancaster Hole - Visiting Ass 'n' Shaft by Jean-luc Heath

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

New to Caving