Lago Ercina

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Introduction

Site list (GPS fixes) Walks (GPS tracks)  Video clips Panoramas

Coordinates used


Electronic projects:

 Bat detector
 Lamp tests
 µ-controlled lamp
 SEPIC-based lamp
 ISP isolators
 Making SMT boards


Expedition logs:

  Spain 1973, 1974,
  1975, 1976, 1977,
  1979, 1982, 1983,
  1985, 1986, 1987,
  1988, 1989, 2000,
  2001, 2002, 2003,
  2004, 2005, 2006,
  2007, 2008, 2009,
  2010, 2011, 2012,
  2013, 2014, 2015,
  2016, 2017, 2018,
  2019, 2020
  Mexico
  New England


Translation:

 The Battle of
 El Mazuco


Name: Cueva Llonín, Cueva del Agua

Location: Close to easterly road up to Llonín; see directions PDF, also revised directions from 2011

GPS: N43°19'57" W4°38'46"

UTM: 30T 366.65 4799.26

Alt: 150 m

Lambert:

Map: 1:80,000

Survey:

Cueva Llonín formations

Cueva Llonín formations

Description: Narrow entrance followed by a squeeze; crawl to rift which leads to a pitch via a corner with some stals (pictured). Decorated chamber (see below).

Visits:

2007 – Jim Thomson’s recommendation to view

2008 – GPS fix entrance

2011 – Bill to squeeze, Mike to pitch

Other:

From Cave Science 51 (1973), Guy Cox, section VIII, #3:

Cueva del Agua. At Llonín, in a limestone cliff 15m from the road. A narrow entrance leads to a passage, which ends after 20m in a 12m pitch into a large, well-decorated chamber. (Derouet et al., 1954; Llopis et al., 1955)

Expeditions to the Picos de Europa and elsewhere since 1973.
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This page was last edited on 2019-07-06 by mfc.