Calendar

May
31
Fri
Devon weekend @ Buckfastleigh
May 31 @ 19:01 – Jun 2 @ 20:01

There are lots of interesting caves in this less-visited area of Britain. A disused mine might also be arranged. Details will be available nearer the time.

Jun
9
Sun
GCRG training exercise @ GCRG depot
Jun 9 all-day

Details of the exercise will be available nearer the time.

Jun
10
Mon
SRT training session @ GCRG depot
Jun 10 @ 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
Jun
20
Thu
Social @ Joyford
Jun 20 @ 18:30

A walk round the various sites of speleological interest: past GSS digs, Wet Sink …

Meet at the usual parking spot for Wet Sink. Try and organise some car sharing, as space is limited.

Jun
23
Sun
Miss Graces’ Lane Cave @ Forest of Dean
Jun 23 @ 09:00

Some members of GSS haven’t been to the ‘end’ of this cave. If you aren’t yet proficient in SRT, you can be lifelined down the 100 ft entrance pitch.

Meet at Gloucester at 9 am.

Jul
7
Sun
Ogof Ffynnon Ddu @ S Wales
Jul 7 @ 08:00

Plenty of variety of trips possible in this huge system, depending on who takes part.

Meet at Gloucester at 8 am.

Jul
8
Mon
SRT training session @ GCRG depot
Jul 8 @ 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
Jul
18
Thu
Social @ Stroudwater Canal
Jul 18 @ 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
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
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