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I've not been there before either. As I understand it's cruical to have a good map or some other means of finding the way back out, at least. I haven't looked properly into it. Aljazeera.com had a story about it a week or two ago. http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2014/03/paris-catacombs-redefine-underground-scene-201432212431192523.html

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I think first thing needed is a good, spesific description of entry point. At least one, preferably several options in case some is closed on arrival. I haven't asked around, but my guess is getting that would be the main obstackle. From there the rest should be doable :-)

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That's an interesting read for sure.

I can't see it being easy to find a willing guide or the dreaded access 'ask'. I'm going to pm a few people I know have been

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I've never been before, not sure if it's one of those places that's a big no no without a map of somesort?. I'm happy to split costs and even drive.

you will need a map,many supplies and it needs some serious research etc

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Oh god Yea..definitely aware of the gear needed I've done alot of stuff underground, enough to get lost in and managed to always find my way back out. But this is on a different scale altogether, witch is why I was hoping someone with experience in the coombs could help

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I have a map, the danger an risks can be high but with a map, plenty of water and food for a few days, plenty of batteries an spare torches, and a few other supplies, an ofcorse commensense an calculated risks...all should be fine. It's what exploring is all about... Can't wait to get down there

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