Houping 2007-3 Expedition

Overview

Dates:

24 April 2007 - 20 May 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 focus on extending Daotuo Dong and finding new caves in the area to the east of Houping town. The expedition will also recce San Qiao, Fairy Maiden Mountain, and other areas to the west of Houping.

Expedition Members