Calendar

Jul
19
Fri
Social @ Stroudwater Canal
Jul 19 @ 18:30

An evening stroll along another section of the canal, led by Trev Perkins.

Meet at Gloucester at 6:30 pm, or other places to be arranged.

Jul
20
Sat
Wet Sink @ Forest of Dean
Jul 20 @ 10:00 – 16:00

Survey trip

Jul
21
Sun
Ogof Nedd Fechan (Little Neath River Cave) @ S Wales
Jul 21 @ 08:00

Cool off in the tepid waters of this exciting cave. Exiting in underwear is not compulsory! Non-caving members can have a picnic with the children on the river bank.

Meet at Gloucester at 8 am.

Aug
3
Sat
Slovenia @ Speleo Camp, Laze, Sovenia
Aug 3 @ 00:00 – Aug 11 @ 23:45

We will be renting a 4-berth cabin, plus a 2-berth ‘pod’ for a week. Camping is also available. Plenty of superb caves to visit, plus some spectacular show caves.

Aug
4
Sun
Reservoir Hole or Swildon’s Hole @ Mendip
Aug 4 all-day

A maximum of 3 guest cavers is allowed, so contact Jann as soon as you can for a trip into this amazing recent discovery.

If you’re unsuccessful getting a trip into Reservoir Hole, you can come and visit the intricate Swildon’s Hole. Ladder-climbing experience is necessary.

Aug
12
Mon
SRT training session @ GCRG depot
Aug 12 @ 19:30 – 22:00
Single Rope Techniques and ropework skills training
Hone your skills or learn new ones
Expert guidance !
Bring a Helmet and Light – it will be dark later and there are no lights on the tower.
And your SRT kit if you have any ….

Please ensure you phone or email Dave Appleing beforehand if you intend to attend

Location at either GCRG depot or Dean Field Study Centre climbing tower

training_officer@gloucester-speleo.org
Aug
17
Sat
SMWCRT Cave Rescue Practice @ TBC
Aug 17 all-day
Aug
18
Sun
Summer social @ GCRG depot
Aug 18 @ 12:00

Open evening at the GCRG depot. Tour the premises. Try out the SRT wall. Bring food to incinerate on the barbecue. Enter the junior members’ photo competition.

Start time to be determined nearer the date.

Aug
23
Fri
CaveFest @ Crickhowell
Aug 23 – Aug 26 all-day

Cavefest 2019 is on its way!!

Our next event will be in Crickhowell and will be held over the bank holiday weekend

 23rd – 26th August.

Sep
8
Sun
Rod’s Pot – Bath Swallet @ Mendip
Sep 8 all-day

An entertaining short through trip involving a short SRT descent.