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Let’s talk about Kevin (Eldon)

Let’s not. Instead we can talk about my first subterranean adventure since Parys Mountain last November. What with my exams finishing on Thursday and a foot that is 85% there*, the first free weekend I leapt at the chance to go caving at the spiritual homeland known as the TSG (albeit in my case mainly […]

The Four Crows of Eldon Hole
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The Four Crows of Eldon Hole

Okay that’s kind of a lie…they were jackdaws, but crows fits my title better. Anyway, it all began on a Sunday morning. The sun was shining, the birds were singing…nah who am i kidding. It had been raining all morning. It rained when we drove to the cave, it rained whilst we got changed, it […]

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A Weekend at the Chapel

By Tom1 This weekend a selection of SUSSites descended on the TSG for fun and games. On the saturday me, Ginger Steve, Sema and fresher Sam went for a play down P8 (after realising I’d forgotten the wellies for Sam)… I went in the alternative entrance to P8 which is rather tight and grim then met up […]

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Eldon Hole – First Time Rigging

By Chris Playfoot So i’ve been wanting to practice how to rig for a while now, so when the opportunity to rig Eldon Hole came up I jumped at the chance. Nothing like a good bit of exposure on pitches eh! I rigged the West wall route which had a few Y hangs and single […]

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Fun Time Thursdays

Some handy timetables this term resulted in a number of SUSS having thursdays off…Fun time thursdays were born! The aim was to do fun trips, and get back in time for the pub…here are some of the trips we did. 19th February Giants This saw me (Rosie) wanting to celebrate the anniversary of breaking my […]