Tresviso Caves Project

Tresviso Caves Project Gazetter

T104: Torca del la Nevera

(Snowy Pot)

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
Active Lead:
Survey Available:


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.


T104 leads At the bottom of which T102 and T103 connect.
A further 20m pitch leads to a sloping mined series and 30m mine shaft and end.


  • Anon.. (1978). “Tresviso 78. An expedition to the Picos de Europa, northern Spain- LUSS 1978”. LUSS.
  • Anónimo. (1981). “Tresviso 80. An expedition to the Picos de Europa, Northern Spain, 1980”. L.U.S.S.
  • S.E.I.I. (1982). “Expediciones a Tresviso”. Cuadernos de Espeleología- 9/10-183-214.
  • SEII. (1978). “Tresviso 78”. SEII. Informe inédito.
  • Cantabria Subterranea 1997, 2010
  • Notes

    0361100 Y 4785750 Z 1900 m (Cant Sub 2010)


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