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Mystery Cache

Cougars and Eagles and Bears, OH MY!

Hidden : 3/25/2012
In Oregon, United States
Difficulty:
1 out of 5
Terrain:
1 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

NEW COMBINATION AND CLUES AS OF 6/9/2013
Your task: Figure out the combination to the lock
Please relock the cache before you leave
Please don't put trackables in the zoo caches

This cache has been placed with permission and can only be accessed when the Oregon Zoo is open (see "Related Web Page" link for rates and hours). You are looking for a very easy to find locked 30 caliber ammo can.
This cache *IS* at the posted coordinates, but you will have to use the sign that the cache is attached to to figure out the combination to the lock. The caches in the zoo are kid friendly and we recommend letting the kids figure out the combination.
  • First number: How many fish and eagles (adults) and eaglets (babies) are in the picture. Add those numbers together.
  • Second number: How many words are in the paragraph that starts with the word "Eaglets"? Add one to that number.
  • Third number: How many letters are in the momma eagle's name (she is mentioned twice). Subtract one from that number.
To open lock: 1) turn right 3 times and stop at the 1st number; 2) turn left one full turn passing the 1st number to stop at 2nd number; 3) turn right and stop at the thrid number. All caches are family friendly and should contain family friendly swag.

  • Cache owners appreciate when finders provide logs about their adventures (or misadventures). Nothing more than TFTC makes us frown.
  • Please log DNFs and information about the cache's condition. It helps owners decide when to check on their cache.

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Last Updated: on 9/13/2014 5:22:31 PM Pacific Daylight Time (12:22 AM GMT)
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Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum