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Grotta Donini

Grotta Donini Saturday, 21 June 2014 This was recommended by Lyndon as an excellent little through trip in Sardinia. It is effectively an underground canyon, that takes the water for, and runs parallel to, Codula Orbisi (a classic Sardinian canyon ‘ itself dry at this time of year). There was a little confusion over the […]

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Manchester Hole ‘“ Church Pot

Manchester Hole ‘ Church Pot Saturday, 21 June 2014 A bit after 10, Chris, Shezi, Sophia and I set off from Leeds towards Nidderdale. The traffic was a lot worse than usual as a result of the cricket. We stopped off at a shop for food for later. We checked the reservoir at Scar House. […]

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Su Palu (Disneyland)

Su Palu (Disneyland) Thursday, 19 June 2014 A few days after Su Bentu we were off for our next big tick ‘ Su Palu to Disneyland. Again we used the Beardy cave description text message support service – cheers dude. (Im not sure how we would ever get any caving done without Beardy!) So we […]

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Su Bentu (Grandissima Frana)

Su Bentu (Grandissima Frana) Tuesday, 17 June 2014 After some much needed rest after a stressful and arduous trip across the Selvagio Blu, Noel and I headed off for our first caving trip in Sardinia ‘ a pleasant stomp into Su Bentu. After lots of consideration of current water levels we decided upon the high […]

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Trapdoor Pot

Trapdoor Pot Saturday, 7 June 2014 A trip to Penyghent was planned for this day, but the forecast was appalling so we had to abandon the plan for the second time this year. Trapdoor was suggested which seemed like a reasonable idea. We woke up on the morning of the trip in the YSS hut. […]