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Cueto to Coventosa

Cueto to Coventosa Thursday, 21 June 2012 It is with some surprise that I am sitting here writing this rant. As someone who is afraid of heights and becomes very nervous on big pitches, I had sworn that I would never ever attempt the Cueto ‘ Coventosa traverse, having a 300m entrance shaft. Except at […]

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Sima Tibia to Cueva Fresca

Sima Tibia to Cueva Fresca Sunday, 17 June 2012 In preparation for the Cueto ‘ Coventosa through-trip we decided that the Tibia to Fresca traverse would be ideal practice for the pull through in Cueto. Sima Tibia has two 85m pitches which are both broken into two parts, both free or semi free hanging on […]

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Cuevas Sopladoras to Cueva del Agua

Cuevas Sopladoras to Cueva del Agua Thursday, 14 June 2012 This was recommended to us by a certain ULSA member as a short easy through-trip requiring no ropes (no names shall be mentioned Mr amalgamation of two lower limb parts) It looked interesting as it cuts directly through the mountain without gaining much depth, and […]

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Sima Tonio to Cueva Canuela

Sima Tonio to Cueva Canuela Tuesday, 12 June 2012 Having arrived in Matienzo and having had a few days of rain, it seemed from our descriptions available that this traverse would be the best wet weather option as it is supposedly unaffected by heavy rain. As with finding the entrances for most of the caves […]