Tresviso Caves Project

Tresviso Caves Project Gazetter

S-53:

(S-01 Torcón del Samelar)

Area:Samelar
East, North:362491, 4785539 (nearby)
Coordinate Quality:Uncertain
Long, Lat:-4.6928171447554, 43.21008546496 (map)
Elevation (m):2123
Length (m):0
Depth (m):0
System:
Active Lead:
Survey Available:

Approach

From the track that ascends to Las Vegas de Ándara (Sara depression) before reaching the depression, climb the north face of Samelar, to the ridge that separates the NE and NW slopes. Further up there is a valley hanging on the E of the hill, in the center is the entrance.

Entrance

unknown Entrance

Description

It is a large torca inside which there is a large snowfield.
 
No obvious marks on the perimeter, but it could be the so-called "Torcón del Samelar"
 
 If it is Torcon del Samelar this is the large opening that can be seen on Google Earth

Reference

G.E.FLASH. (2015)

Notes

it is located during the 2015 campaign. Possibly it was already by Interclub OJE, at the beginning of the 90s, Pending exploration.

Images

Entrance