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Trapdoor Pot and Boggarts Roaring Holes

Trapdoor Pot and Boggarts Roaring Holes Saturday, 19 January 2008 A weekend of further foul weather saw a trip to Trapdoor Pot on Saturday and Bogart’s on Sunday. Saturday’s trip was grand with much ranting and banter and the fine Megatron pitch finished the day nicely although only half way through at this point. The […]

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Southerscales Pot

Southerscales Pot Thursday, 20 December 2007 A fine cave with the entrance in a shallow shallow ~6m from wall with rift in base and tube into bedding at one end. Mr C went first bagless and some fine rigging saw the rope fixed. Millipede crawl was followed but with low water levels it was unclear […]

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Antofts Windypit

Antofts Windypit Thursday, 11 October 2007 Plan was to take some photos here. This was the second trip to do this since I forgot to put batteries in the camera last time. Mike, Warthog and I went in the Hog transporter from Leeds. This then stopped working and so we had to go caving and […]

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Hallucination Aven, and some of the Witsun series

Hallucination Aven, and some of the Witsun series Thursday, 23 August 2007 After 5 weeks not caving or doing any real excise due to being in China until four days ago, on a slimming programme. I’m markedly smaller in the shoulder than my last visit. So having arranged to meet Mike B in Gaping Gill […]

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Hammer Pot

Hammer Pot Friday, 20 July 2007 The conclusion to Tank Passage is it gets too tight beyond the squeeze, the credit for the find in the caving literature goes to Mike Cooper not me (BPC Bulliren 1965 vol4 no5 pg 13). Sunday 20th July. This wasn’t intended as a digging trip. An invite from White […]

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Lizard Pot

Lizard Pot Saturday, 7 July 2007 Minor extension made – 3m of rather muddy passage was gained after coaxing two shot hole out of a shit drill battery and capping them creating an awkward squeeze. Further hole could have been coaxed from the battery but the protective matting for around the firing rod had disintegrated! […]

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Lizard Pot

Lizard Pot Sunday, 1 July 2007 Lizard Pot Mike had been on about visiting it for some time and with it not likely to flood it was worth a visit. We aimed to rescale an aven and look at an old CPC dig. Chris and Tom so they could say that they went under ground […]

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Dismal Hill to visit the ends and enter via the new entrance

Dismal Hill to visit the ends and enter via the new entrance Wednesday, 6 June 2007 Sam Allshorn and Mike C came up from Skipton and Team Berlingo came from somewhere else. Mike C and I applied lots of neoprene whilst Tom proclaimed he didnt need any extra as he had “gods own neoprene”, unfortunately […]

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Alum Pot 240 hang/ NW route

Alum Pot 240 hang/ NW route Sunday, 20 May 2007 Beardy and Helen were invited along as they had done many big ladder climbs before and so Beardy set about tying a web of rope between the trees to allow us to move ever closer to the edge of the pot. It was at this […]

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Large Pot – Red Herring

Large Pot – Red Herring Monday, 30 April 2007 The four set off via inglesport for a bap for Nick as he hadn’t eaten. A slightly less heavy night than the one before but still quite a lot was drunk. All got changed and set off up the hill, than I finished getting changed and […]