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Providence to Dow: Masochist’s Paradise?

Providence to Dow: Masochist’s Paradise? Saturday, 12 May 2012 Two weeks without caving had already passed, and I started to get impatient to get some new bruises and experience yet again some real physical exhaustion. Luckily, every time this happens, a John Hollowaycomes along and offers to take me on a more interesting trip. During […]

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Dowbergill Passage

Dowbergill Passage Saturday, 12 May 2012 Nearly two years ago I was taken to Dow Cave by Paul Driver on my first caving trip. While we were there we visited Dowbergill Passage as far as the short free divable sump and ever since I have wanted to undertake the Providence Pot – Dow Cave through […]

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Crescent Pot – conservation work

Crescent Pot – conservation work Sunday, 6 May 2012 After expressing our keen-ness to Sam Allshornmy for adventuring back underground after a winter of skiing, we were the perfect victims for a day of cave ‘conservation’. For those of you who don’t know what a day of cave conservation with Sam Allshornmy involves here goes: […]