Tresviso Caves Project

Tresviso Caves Project Gazetter

O-23: Fuente De Juansabeli

Area:Other
East, North:354931, 4795035 (nearby)
Coordinate Quality:Uncertain
Long, Lat:-4.7883417939853, 43.294138914153 (map)
Elevation (m):140
Length (m):630
Depth (m):0
System:
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Approach

Heading from Arenas de Cabrales toward Mildon. the resurgence opens on the right bank of the rio cares, underneath big chestnut trees.

Entrance

Resurgence

Description

underground river with a succession of five sumps split by dry passage for a total development of 630m.
 
 The galleries, from 1 to 1.5m wide by 4m high, with some passages small.
 
The upstream of the network is impenetrable. Water enters from crack

Reference

S.S.S. Geneve (1977) S.S.S. Geneve (1979) Spelunca 19, supp. (1985)

Notes

Four sumps are explored during the 1977 expedition of SSS Geneva. In 1979, the fifth sumps is dived in collaboration with G.S Doubs

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