Wulong 2002 Expedition

Overview

Dates:

9 January 2002 - 4 February 2002

Location:

Houping and San Qiao Townships, Wulong County, Chongqing Municipality, China

Background:

During a brief recce in 2001 it was determined that Houping has significant complex and often massive horizontal cave development.

San Qiao is is a tourist park featuring dolines connected by three natural bridges.

Objectives:

Houping is largely unmapped, so the focus will be on surveying the trunk passages in the two main caves: San Wang Dong and Er Wang Dong

In San Qiao the aim will be to assist the Guilin Karst Institute by exploring a large cave connected to the three bridges dolines.

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