Tresviso Caves Project

Tresviso Caves Project Gazetter

S-56:

Area:Samelar
East, North:362174, 4785988 (nearby)
Coordinate Quality:Uncertain
Long, Lat:-4.6968299963453, 43.214069081712 (map)
Elevation (m):1951
Length (m):0
Depth (m):-57
System:
Active Lead:
Survey Available:

Approach

From the track that ascends to Las Vegas de Ándara (Sara depression), and before reaching the depression, climb the north face of Samelar, to the ridge that separates the NE and NW slopes. The entrance is located at the E of this hill, as you begin descent of east face, in a large sloping zone

Entrance

unknown

Description

it is a chasm that has two entrances, the lower is much larger than the upper one, and at the bottom is a snowfield.
 
The lower entrance is a P22 to the same snowfield and meets with upper entrance.
 
 On one side of the snowfield, the passage splits and 20m descent betwene the wall and the snowfield to another split in the passage.  Another 10m descent leads to narrowing passage and a further 5m descent to tighter passage, that appears to continue
 

Reference

G.E.FLASH. (2015)

Notes

it is located during the 2015 campaign, it is explored and surveyed. Pending exploration.

Images

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