• Out now!!

    'Descent issue 291 is published on 1 April, so subscribers' copies will be posted out next week. Please note: we are currently away on a caving trip, so our online shop will be closed until 20 April. While we are away, individual copies can still be bought from Inglesport and Starless River.'.

    New Descent board here:

Kenya lava tubes


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John Blashford-Snell's "Mysteries: Encounters with the unexplained" includes visits to Saswa shield volcano & Mt Elgon's elephant salt mines during Operation Drake (c.1978-80). He also visited caves along the Blue Nile in Ethiopia & the German defensive tunnels in Jersey.