Wulong Media Frenzy 2002 Expedition

Overview

Dates:

24 May 2002 - 9 June 2002

Location:

Tian Xing Village and Houping Township
Wulong County, Chongqing Municipality, China

Background:

On the last day of the China Caves Project 2001 expedition to Tian Xing, Qikeng Dong was descended to minus -70m. It was left going strong, and is well positioned to be one of the deepest caves in China.

In Houping on-going exploration has left numerous promising leads in a system with extremely varied caving.

Objectives:

Rig, descend, and survey Qikeng Dong.

Continue exploration and and mapping in Houping, aiming to push the system into blank space.

Expedition Members