Resources & References: CAVING

Caving Information  Troop Meetings Main Event

Books
Burger, Paul. Cave Exploring: The Definitive Guide to Caving Technique, Safety, Gear, and Trip Leadership. Falcon Guides, 2006.
Kosseff, Alex. AMC Guide to Outdoor Leadership, 2nd ed. Appalachian Mountain Club Books, 2010.
Rea, G. Thomas. Caving Basics: A Comprehensive Guide for Beginning Cavers. 3rd ed. National Speleological Society, 1992.
Sparrow, Andy. Complete Caving Manual. Crowood Press, 2010.

Organizations and Websites
BSA Caving Policy
BSA Outdoor Ethics
Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics
National Speleological Society

Related Program Features
Climbing and Rappelling, Nature and Environment, Outdoor Ethics, and Sustainability

Photo and Illustration Credits
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