Tresviso Caves Project

Tresviso Caves Project Gazetter


Area:Sara Depression
East, North:360978, 4785645 (nearby)
Coordinate Quality:GPS
Long, Lat:-4.711461652087, 43.210762479922 (map)
Elevation (m):1871
Length (m):0
Depth (m):-104
System:Torca de la Nevera
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Past the Pozo de Andara (Lake Depression) above the Caseton de Andara into the valley. Continue along the track from the long cabana and climb the large spoil mound to the entrances.


Three obvious, numbered, interconnecting mined entrances on a mined out fault. The natural surface fracture runs 100 - 200m towards the Pozo de Andara (Pozo de Andara (Lake Depression)) with many entrances along the fracture (Description sounds like the obvious fault ending at RCA6 in the Lake Depression, in which case all connected to Sistema Ramazosa) Easiest access by T104, the only horizontal entrance,


18m pitch at W end by painted number to snow plug East past snow is 10-12m undescended pitch and mine continuation following  surface fracture, West from snow to juncton.
 Left the passage soon ends in a tight natural shaft  filled with rubble. Dug 8', but choke continued.   
Leading right at the Junction is descended passage.
blind high level passage enters from left, passage descends to steep ramp needing hand line.   - steep ramp not descended.


L.U.S.S. (1980) JD 2016 0360978 4785645 1871



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