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Welcome to York University Cave and Pothole club.

Exploring caves all over the world since 1981.

If you want to experience places few people get to see, wander in caverns six times the size of York Minster and abseil down to 300 metres underground, then come and see US! YUCPC is an ever-growing group of friendly cavers who meet every Tuesday & Thursday in the University Sports Hall at 8:00pm. We go caving every weekend, in the Yorkshire Dales, Peak District and sometimes further a field such as Wales and the Mendips. You don’t need to worry about gear as we have all the equipment and clothing you need... read more

Events

Sunday November 17th

Notts Pot

November 22nd - 23rd

Alternative CHECC Forum

November 29th - 30th

Christmas Meal Weekend

January 25th - 26th 2020

NPC Weekend Away

February 8th - 9th 2020

Bullpot Farm Weekend Away (TBC)

More events in the diary...
 
Trip Reports

16 October 2019

Rowten Pot

Jean-luc Heath wrote...

Uploaded October 2019, after finding this written in paper form. The morning began with a substantial breakfast cooked by Matt, after which the usual YUCPC pre-trip faff ensued. Once all the kit (or nearly all) had been packed, myself, Josh, Martin, and Chad began the short drive from the NPC hut to the Kingsdale area. Upon pulling into the layby where we were to get changed it became obvious that it had been snowing, something which that is somewhat unfamiliar to me.   After a rapid change into caving gear, we began the uphill trudge through the snow, guided by Chad and... read more

 
Photos & Videos

13 November 2019

by Alan Clements

More photos & videos...

For more info on caving for the first time, check out the New to Caving website...

New to Caving