Geocaching.com


Geocaching

Welcome, Visitor!

Sign In | Create Account

Sign in with Facebook


or

Sign in with Geocaching

Forgot Username/Password

Traditional Geocache

No Safe Harbor

A cache by TimBeer
Hidden : 7/28/2011
In Wisconsin, United States
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
2.5 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

Join now to view geocache location details. It's free!

Watch

How Geocaching Works

Please note Use of geocaching.com services is subject to the terms and conditions in our disclaimer.

Geocache Description:

Located near the Easternmost point in Wisconsin, at Rock Island State Park! Take the Island Loop or Havamal Trail from the boat house to the site of the abandoned fishing village. Requires a ferry ride from Washington Island, thus the moderate difficulty rating.

The name refers to the history of the site, which was an old fishing village inhabited in the 1800's. It was abandoned because of the lack of a safe harbor for the large steam ships that began to sail the Great Lakes in the late 1800's.

The cache is a clear plastic water bottle with an MG&E logo on it.

Note: Permission was obtained, and the Geocache Notification Form was submitted to Randy Holm of the Wisconsin DNR. Geocaches placed on Wisconsin Department of Natural Resource managed lands require permission by means of a notification form.
Please print out a paper copy of the notification form, fill in all required information, then submit it to the land manager. The DNR Notification form and land manager information can be obtained at: (visit link)

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Ybbx sbe na byq pvfgrea bss gur genvy yrnqvat qbja sebz gur vagrecergvir fvta.

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)

Advertising with Us

Inventory

There are no Trackables in this cache.

 

Find...

65 Logged Visits

Found it 61     Write note 3     Publish Listing 1     

View Logbook | View the Image Gallery of 4 images

**Warning! Spoilers may be included in the descriptions or links.

Current Time:
Last Updated: on 7/3/2014 6:21:42 AM Pacific Daylight Time (1:21 PM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum