Lago Ercina

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Introduction

Site list (GPS fixes)

Walks (GPS tracks) 

Coordinates used


LED projects:

 Lamp tests
 µ-controlled
 SEPIC
 ISP isolators
 SMT boards


Expedition logs:

 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
 Mexico


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°20'01" W4°38'42"

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 2015-07-18 by mfc.