Welcome to the SMCC

Founded in March 1949, the Shepton Mallet Caving Club (SMCC) is an active caving club based in the Mendips, Somerset, UK, and has a membership of around 100. Our headquarters, the Mineries, is based in the village of Priddy, just outside Wells and not far from the cities of Bristol and Bath.

We can be contacted, either by the contact us link in the menu or by writing to us at the address below, in the meantime please feel free to explore our web pages, enjoy.

The Mineries, Wells Road, Priddy, Wells, Somerset. BA5 3AU.


New Member’s Weekend 2017

On the weekend of 4th/5th November 2017, we host an event for prospective new members, click here to see the 2017 flyer.

The weekend is open to everyone who is interested in taking up caving with the Shepton, plus, you can see what makes us the best caving club on Mendip

If you are not able to make the weekend, don’t worry, meeting and caving with the Shepton can be done all year, click here to contact our Membership Secretary, Andy.

FAQ information for the event can be found at FAQs page