Caving (or spelunking) requires knowledge and preparation for a safe outdoor adventure.
This book covers all of the planning and safety aspects to have an exciting and safe caving experience.
From the publisher:
Underground cave systems have a unique fascination for explorers, with their soaring caverns, breath-taking formations, and potential for finding uncharted passageways. Illustrated throughout with stunning photographs and explanatory diagrams, The Complete Caving Manual is a comprehensive guide to safe, responsible caving for novices and experts alike. Topics covered include: how caves and cave formations develop; modern caving equipment; planning and preparation for a caving trip; party leadership; horizontal techniques; vertical techniques and rope work; dealing with emergencies; exploring underground; cave flora and fauna, and where to cave.
We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!
Let us improve this post!
Tell us how we can improve this post?