Houping 2007-2 Expedition

Overview

Dates:

31 March 2007 - 23 April 2007

Location:

Houping Township Wulong County, Chongqing Municipality, China

Background:

Houping is a 40km2 area of limestone. The cave system is characterized by a complicated network of huge abandoned fossil phreas on several different levels and small immature streamways draining to the southwest.

Objectives:

This expedition will be based in Tongzhi to the west of the main Houping system, and will concentrate on exploring caves near the hypothesized southwestward continuation of Inconvenient in San Wang Dong.

Expedition Members