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Spicewood's Medieval Castle

A cache by SoaringEagle
Hidden : 8/15/2009
In Texas, United States
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

This cache was originally placed as part of Mrs. Captain Picard’s “Beat the Heat” Challenge. The original name was "Beat the Heat - Medieval Style by SoaringEagle" but because the final kept being muggled, I had to move the final container again. So, I decided to change the name as it does not meet the spirit of the "beat the heat series" anymore .


A vehicle is recommended for this cache as the final is about a mile from the first waypoint.


The coordinates will lead you to Austin's own medieval castle. After admiring from the car the unusual (or shall I say "Keep Austin Weird") structure, write the down the house number of the castle: ABCDE.


The coordinates of the final are:

N30 26.(A+B+E)(E-A-B)(C+D)
W97 48.(E-A)(A+B+D)(C+D)


You should be able to find a good parking spot accross from the final


Enjoy!

PS: The house was actually featured on episode 106 of HGTV's show "What's up with that house?"

Update 7-4-2010: New container. It is now lower and you will have to come out of the car to get it. One step required. sorry!
Update 1-7-2011: New container, the final has moved slightly. Same as before, you will need one step out of you car.
12/26/2011 Update New container, you will need to park the car 100ft from the cache. Title, Formula, Hint updated.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Ovfba ghor, fubhyqre uvtu.

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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Last Updated: on 9/6/2014 11:49:25 AM Pacific Daylight Time (6:49 PM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum