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The purpose of Madison University Student Grotto (Caving Club) is providing a safe and fun atmosphere for horizontal caving. This organization will all train and provide a safe atmosphere for vertical caving. Our club is about 15 to 20 members.

  • President: Courtney Ralston,
  • Vice President: Alexander Martin, / Olivia Duran,
  • Treasurer: Rachel Twiford,
  • Secretary: Brian Williams,
  • Advisor: Chris Coates,

We have caving trips all year and we are in the Virginia Area Region (VAR) Conference.

No Tryouts! Membership requirements are paying dues, which are about $30 per semester and gas money for trips.

Meetings are 7:30pm Thursday nights in Godwin Hall. Trips go out Friday, Saturday, and/or Sunday.


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