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Updated: 21 May 2020 -

Working Together for Northern Caving

The CNCC is the regional council of the British Caving Association for northern England and Scotland, and the representative body for caving clubs in these regions. Working with landowners to achieve greater access for cavers, as well as providing resin anchor placement and conservation coordination. Read more...

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11 February 2020
Online Booking for Casterton Fell
Online Booking for Casterton Fell. We are delighted to announce that effective immediately, the caves of Casterton Fell (i.e. entrances to Ease Gill Caverns on the north/west side of Ease Gill...
27 January 2020
Mud Hall Traverse - Further Collapse
In 2017 there was a substantial collapse of the traverse around the top of Mud Hall (click here for the original news). We have received news on 27th January 2020 that...
24 September 2019
Come and see us at Hidden Earth!
For the first time CNCC will have a stall at Hidden Earth. Come and have a chat to various officers and volunteers to see what we do and how we...
2 September 2019
Birks Fell Cave description
Route description for Birks Fell Cave Following a recent trip down Birks Fell Cave in Wharfedale by our Secretary, a route description for this magnificent cave can now be found on...

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