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Traditional Geocache

Two Miles & One Miner

Hidden : 10/12/2008
In Iowa, United States
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
2.5 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

Nice Winter Cache

The cache is located in Waubeek, Iowa in a small park located on the Wapsipinicon River, that honors three area veterans from World War II. The cache is an ammo can and located not far from the plaque that states:

In Grateful Tribute to our boys.
Who gave their lives for our country.

Leo H Miles 1918-1942 (died age 24)
Francis D Miles 1920-1944 (died age 24)
Russell G Miner 1917-1943 (died age 26)

The park is located in a beautiful area, but watch your steps as there are some drop offs.

Some other caches to visit in the area:
Waltz'n Meadows
EIEIO With a Bullmoose Here and a BullmooseThere
LCC 50th--Jay Sigmund Memorial
Turkey Surprise
Straight Up
Digger9 MCS – Vermont Avenue

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Bgurefvqr bs gur fgbar srapr

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
-------------------------
N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)

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Current Time:
Last Updated: on 9/13/2014 12:35:44 PM Pacific Daylight Time (7:35 PM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum