Somewhere above some pretty deep shafts that lead down to Friar’s Hole this lama used to live. I was returning from one such shaft and he followed me – more like terrorized me, just kind of pacing along behind. I’ve had a few weird experiences with lamas so …
Any way, off that particular topic, but on the topic of cave shafts, check out these cave base jumps. Not a sport I’d considered before, but it looks amazing, as the Chinese guide says in a massive understatement, “Everybody will have an exciting day today” …
Cave of the Swallows - Mexican cave base jump
Cave Base Jumping in Oman – Base jump in Oman
Chinese Cave Jump – Chinese sinkhole jump
Down the shaft – another of the Cave of the Swallows
Guatemala Sinkholes – How sinkholes form
It’s Timmay – something just a little different
Rubber rafting it – a deviation from cave jumping!
Detroit - Sneaky Base jump
Just a bit much – Fainting
If you are wondering why no update on broken rowboat cave, its serious snow up there right now and neither JC or myself can hack through that kind of terrain in those conditions and also I’m working like a mad man to finish off my next book – it’s now a week overdue. Keep your eyes peeled – “Tamarindo”, Published by Edgehill Press.