The publication date for issue 289 is the 10th of December, meaning subscribers should receive their copies during the week leading up to that date. It is also available from caving suppliers such as Inglesport and Starless River, or from our new website
I have a scribbled note that you need at least 100m (but it does not have to be a singe rope) and 50 krabs to reach the tyrolean and maybe another short rope beyond. Better to do it with a rigger & a de rigger so then you can manage on a 40m +20 Krabs. Easier to walk back!