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    Little River 4/27/15

    I was there Saturday and the conditions were great as reported. It was only my 4th dive in Little River but the best overall conditions I have ever encountered there. As I was coming out of the...

    bamafan 04-27-2015 02:42 PM Go to last post

    Amendment 1 intent in jeopardy, backers say

    When environmental leaders across the state decided to push for a constitutional amendment generating billions to buy conservation lands, one of their key goals was to replenish the Florida Forever...

    tflaris 04-27-2015 02:39 PM Go to last post
    Jack Hammer

    Madison blue 04-26-15

    Learn the cave and you won't have to rely on garbage left in the cave for navigational decisions. I prefer to use the cave features themselvest as markers. You should really try to be aware of where...

    Jack Hammer 04-27-2015 02:37 PM Go to last post

    Little River 4/27/15

    You might... I more than likely wouldn't... specially if we were just before it, which we likely were.

    twaldo 04-27-2015 02:30 PM Go to last post

    Extending the gold line at JB

    That's the thing, when people are there a line or lines are usually run all the way out to the entrance anyway. I don't really see the distinction between that and the permanent line being run...

    Webmaster 04-27-2015 02:29 PM Go to last post

    Rock Bluff


    Here is a little video of the entrance. I edited out my initial try where I didn't dump the air out of my BC. It is about as easy as it is ever going to get in my...

    bamafan 04-27-2015 02:29 PM Go to last post

    Madison blue 04-26-15

    yes I am a new cave diver... but I'm not a new caver, I think its just like chrome on an engine.... solid chrome is WAY over kill.... a little bit of chrome can enhance....

    I am a tourist, will...

    twaldo 04-27-2015 02:28 PM Go to last post

    Call for volunteers at Cow

    Mssed it but I appreciate all of the help from the above. Looks like a nice improvement.

    sandy 04-27-2015 02:14 PM Go to last post

    Little River 4/27/15

    If you hit the "Y" which takes you to the Florida Room you would know.

    shellmoundal 04-27-2015 02:08 PM Go to last post

    Madison blue 04-26-15

    I have never been in a cave at it monotonous. There are fossils to be seen at every turn if you are paying attention. I don't need plastic toys to keep me entertained in the cave. We all have too...

    shellmoundal 04-27-2015 02:06 PM Go to last post

    Extending the gold line at JB

    I know this is about JB, but was told this weekend that the line at P1 was ran so close to OW to reduce the number of lines being ran.... don't flame me for asking but are we not supposed to run...

    twaldo 04-27-2015 01:51 PM Go to last post

    Madison blue 04-26-15

    I have to disagree just a bit with that statement.... there seems to be an awful lot of monuments in the caves too. I mean graffiti is one thing, small things to break the monotony is another. ...

    twaldo 04-27-2015 01:42 PM Go to last post