We are an active and friendly caving club that welcomes both new and experienced cavers. Despite our name, we are mainly a caving club, though some members do climb as well. We are mostly based in Cheshire and Staffordshire, but some members live further away. Our caving and mine exploration takes place locally in the Peak District and Yorkshire Dales and further afield in this country and abroad.
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If you are totally new to caving and want to know what it is all about, then read What We Do and Why We Do It.
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The latest news from the club. Just the most recent updates appear here. All the news, including older news (olds?) can be found from the News page.
Sun, Dec 3 2023
A visit by the club on Saturday to Ogof Dydd Byraf in North Wales. Jack took lots of photos.
Some more past newsletters have been scanned and uploaded. They are now available for all to read.
Tue, Nov 28 2023
The NCC Shafts topo now has the final pitch shown. The down pitches drawing has been stretched to make it clearer to follow.
The following old newsletters have been uploaded. Thanks again to Steve Knox for his hard work scanning from his library.
Fri, Nov 24 2023
Revised Garland's Pot in the Giant's Hole Main Route topo to reflect the recent changes that DCA have made to the anchors for this popular pitch.
We can arrange supervised caving trips for individuals, or for small groups, with all equipment provided. Our ability to do this was initially funded through a National Lottery grant. If you are interested, then please get in touch.
The CCPC Peak District Rigging Guide has moved on-line. The most comprehensive collection of SRT rigging topos for the Peak and free to use by all cavers. Accessible by clicking, or tapping the book below and via a link in the menu on any page.
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As a club we aim to minimise the impact we have on the cave environment by following the BCA Caving Conservation Code.
As a club, Crewe Climbing & Potholing Club (C.C.P.C.) recognizes that the activities undertaken by Club Members may involve a danger of personal injury or death. As participants in such activities, all adult Members of C.C.P.C. (including Temporary Members) must be aware of, and accept, these risks, and must be responsible for their own actions, and for their own safety. [CCPC Risk Statement. 01-01-2015]
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Alum Pot. Photo © Gareth Williams 2022.
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