Rope Ladder Rappel

Early explorations of Newton Cave, photographed by Stephen Sickles, September 24, 1967. Posted at his request.

Note the use of acetylene headlamps, rope ladder, and "goldline" twisted nylon rope.


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JoelSkok - Feb 23, 2014 1:03 pm - Voted 10/10

Lotta gear….

…to lug up cave ridge, but what a treat to enter and explore these caves! Thanks for adding this bit of history to your report. Very nice

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