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Tribute to Courage

A cache by dkirby7
Hidden : 1/2/2002
In Texas, United States
Difficulty:
1 out of 5
Terrain:
1 out of 5

Size: Size: virtual (virtual)

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Geocache Description:

This site is the world's tallest statue to an American hero.

This site is the statue of Sam Houston near Huntsville, TX. The statue is the world's tallest statue to an American hero and is titled "A Tribute to Courage". Sam Houston was an accomplished statesman who was twice President of Texas, a US Senator for Texas and he helped to make Texas a state. He was also the Commander in Chief of the Army of the Republic of Texas, and served as Governor of Tennessee and of Texas.

This cache has had issues with couch cachers in the past. To properly document your visit, please post a photo as your "log entry", which includes a picture of your GPS showing you are at correct location and which also includes part of the statue in the background (if possible). Feel free to post additional photos of your caching party at the site as well.

While you are at the site, be sure to visit the visitor's center and sign their guest book too!

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Last Updated: on 4/15/2014 7:17:17 PM Pacific Daylight Time (2:17 AM GMT)
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Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum