Votla Gora

Votla Gora 2008 - photo M McGowan of Jarv abseiling off edge of cliff to Hawk cave with Krn in the background across the Polog valley

Votla Gora 2008 Interim Report

2008 Photos

2008 YouTube Vids


Vrtnarija/M2 2008 [PDF] - pre Oct08 push
Vrtnarija/M2 2008 [Inkscape SVG]. - Pre Oct08 push


75-Slide BCRA Hidden Earth Talk [PDF]

Centreline Data:

Raw Survex .zip archive 2008-11-17
.3d File of Whole Plateau - for display in Aven


Get thee to the WikiWeb for planning & etc.

2007 info + surveys

Twitter Expo Newsfeed
1974-2006 Written Report: The Hollow Mountain


Connection of Sistem Migovec (11493m - 5th longest in Slovenia) with Vrtnarija (5229m - 11th longest) to make the second longest cave in Slovenia (16722+m). Separation is currrently 28m on the centre line with many going leads.

Pushing of streamway at Red Cow Roundabout, by camping at Camp X-Ray (-600m) in Vrtnarija.

Concerted effort into the Eastern end of National Coal Board, where Plopzilla (105m deep) was found in 2007.

Extension of Western Plateau caves (Planika, 110m & others), pushing of 'other window' in U-Bend (first one dropped into Drugi - Primadona, other is heading towards blank space
Assist the young JSPDT in there extensions to Smer 0 and Smer 1 in Primadona.

Surface Bashing Effort to be concentrated on the neglected East Pole region, including the new E series which need some demolition work. Satellite Bivi (if we can find water) hoped for in the plateau beyond Kuk.

Side Projects Continued repush & survey of Razor Cave (not just because its 300m from the hut + beer), and an exploration of Poloska Jama across the Polog Valleyin consideration of the movement of the resurgance after the 1998 & 2004 earth quakes.