The Philadelphia Grotto (www.phillygrotto.org) is a chapter of the National Speleological Society (www.caves.org). Dragon Breath Grotto (www.dragonbreathgrotto.org) is a caving program for Scouts that the Philadelphia Grotto passionately supports.
As often as possible, both organizations get together for caving and camaraderie. It’s a great time for the experienced cavers to spend some time with the youth sharing their love of caves. It’s a chance for the youth to give the adults a glimpse of the future of caving, and the outdoors in general, and show it is in good hands.
If you or your grotto would like to start a caving program in your local Scouting or other youth organization community, please feel free to let me know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be A Supporter
http://youthverticalcavinggear.mydagsite.com/ Our crowdfunding campaign is still going strong to raise money to help support a vertical caving program that will enable youth in PA, NJ, DE, and MD to safely learn and experience vertical caving. Become a supporter. Make a difference. http://youthverticalcavinggear.mydagsite.com/
Please leave an honest review below and tell us what you thought of this.
And as always, if you haven’t yet, subscribe so every episode is delivered to your in-box. Tell your friends about us. It’s the best complement we can receive.
If you want more information about taking youth groups caving, or you’re just curious about what’s involved with getting kids underground, visit the National Speleological Society Youth Group Liaison Committee at www.caves.org/youth. Or you can email me directly at mailto:email@example.com. I’d enjoy hearing from you.
Join me on Twitter @youcave. Check us out on Face Book and Google+. And share us with your friends. If you ask a question in the comment section I’ll get back to you as soon as I can.
“Take nothing but pictures, leave nothing but well placed footsteps, kill nothing but time.” – cavers’ creed