may 9 found on circumstantial evidence of the likely spot, dug two meters, and opened the entrance to the cave. There were two expeditions, we reached a depth of 105 meters, – said Pryashnikov. We decided to call the cave “the Thirty” in honor of the heroes of the 30th coastal bronemashiny battery, which defended Sevastopol during the great Patriotic war.
the Entrance to the cave lies at the altitude of 1080 meters. It was hidden under the rocks. According to caver, the cave belongs to vertical type and is a rare for the Crimea, as the Peninsula is known not so much karst cavities deeper than 100 meters.
Pryashnikov noted that the cave has tourist potential but is of interest to researchers and athletes.
– Continue to explore it, says caver. – We have reached conditional bottom at a depth of 105 meters. You can climb on, but there is a narrowing, it is necessary to expand. It is believed that the caves never end, but ends with the enthusiasm of the researchers.
Pioneers plan to perform a topographic survey of the cave and to pass information to the Institute of karst and Speleology at the Crimean Federal University, to the data brought in the register of caves of the Crimea, which started in 1960-ies.
– In fact, on Earth there are not so many places where no foot of man, and we have found a place in the Crimea – adds caver. Is the present geographical discovery.