A small video of a large cave

A small video of a recent caving trip into Gaping Ghyll, the largest chamber/cavern in Britain (large enough to put York Minster in!). We didn’t get wet, muddy or stuck in any tight squeezes – a perfect caving experience!

Running the River Lune

Today’s office: Sitting in a kayak on the River Lune! Warm air temp.  (for December) and medium water levels meant for a fast and enjoyable run from Devils Bridge to Hornby. A number of the paddlers had never kayaked before but this river certainly provided the right amount of skills and challenges for all abilities. …

Cold crossings

Some absolutely baltic conditions encountered this week and especially so on Wednesday whilst working for O.B. Eskdale. Covering the building and safety of a tyrolean (rope) crossing in the ‘cold sink’ that is the River Esk and in temperatures that never rose above zero all day. Nothing that 3 jackets and some very big warm …