China Caves Project - Hong Meigui Joint Tianxing 2002 Expedition

Overview

Dates:

25 August 2002 - 5 September 2002

Location:

Tianxing Village, Jiang Kou Township, Wulong County, Chongqing Municipality, China

Background:

In June of 2002 Qikeng Dong was explored to -550m and left at the top of a 4 second drop. Qikeng has the potential to be China's first kilometer deep cave, but a nearby dam will decrease it's depth potential in December 2002, making it important to complete the exploration quickly.

Objectives:

Bottom Qikeng Dong.

Expedition Members