Houping 2006-3 Expedition

Overview

Dates:

16 August 2006 - 30 August 2006

Location:

Houping Township Wulong County, Chongqing Municipality, China

Background:

Houping is a 40km2 area of limestone including the extensive Er Wang Dong - San Wang Dong system surrounded by large areas of unexplored karst.

Objectives:

This expedition focused on Daotuo Dong to the east of Houping town. The cave was pushed to 3km long, including 3 entrances, several streamways, and 60m wide trunk passage. Many leads remain and the surrounding surface area appears to contain additional entrances..

Expedition Members