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Notts Pot, Acrobat Pot Series - Rigging Guide

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This series of articles is intended for the guidance of experienced cavers, who may not be familiar with the details of the best routes through the more complex systems in the Yorkshire Dales. To echo the sentiments in Northern Caves, it "is intended as guidance for the wise, not the obedience of fools"

Notts Pot Acrobat Series

Tackle Required

Rope: 12 m; 22 m;
Carabiners / Maillons: 4
Deviation carabiners: 2


Traverse lines of dubious vintage aid the ascent from Birthday Pot, and also the traverse around Plant Pot. Both lines are fastened to IC anchors.

Note: The anchors were installed as part of the IC resin anchor installation programme.