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Ribblehead wanderings

Ribblehead wanderings Sunday, 29 October 2017 After a disappointingly tame night at the NPC we got up in good time with the intention to go down Ireby. We packed the ropes and breakfasted fairly efficiently and set off to Masongill lane to discover it was packed with cars. Spying a group walking up the hill […]

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Gaping Gill

Gaping Gill Saturday, 28 October 2017 A chaotic but fun trip had down bar; out small mammal with many freshers. An attempt was made to rig the bar pot alternative (https://www.braemoor.co.uk/caving/route18.shtml) but a 60 m proved too short (by ~7 m) for the route, (rigged from where the route splits off from the main route) […]

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Doing the Double in County Pot

Doing the Double in County Pot Sunday, 22 October 2017 After quite a late and heavy one the night before, Nadia and I awoke feeling pretty shit. We arrived in Inglesport for breakfast, where a veg chili combined with making conversation with Becka and plans with Richard improved the mood considerably. The river at Gargrave […]

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Lost Johns pull-through, out Notts II

Lost Johns pull-through, out Notts II Wednesday, 18 October 2017 After a good day of poking around on Leck Fell, we decided to round off our visit to the area by undertaking what should be a classic trip: pulling through down Lost Johns to exit out of Notts II via the dug connection between Lyle […]