The Virginia Region of the National Speleological Society consists of 40+ local caving groups in and around Virginia and surrounding states. We promote the study and science of speleology, explore and maps caves, protect and conserve caves, manage limited access caves, and generally promote safe caving throughout the region, and promote fellowship and cooperation among all Regional cavers and organizations.

2019 Spring VAR

The 2019 Spring VAR will be hosted by James River Grotto at Camp Powhattan Boy Scout Camp, near Wytheville, VA. Details still being worked out.

2017 Region Record now on-line

The 2017 back issues of the Region Record have been posted in the Region Record Archives. To be fair to paying subscribers, back issues are embargoed for a year.

Fall VAR 2018

Thanks to the VPI Cave Club for hosting the Fall 2018 VAR at New River Junction, VA!