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Mystery Cache

From Sea to Shining Sea Challenge!

A cache by looking4gems
Hidden : 4/3/2012
In Iowa, United States
Difficulty:
4.5 out of 5
Terrain:
3.5 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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Geocache Description:


The Cache is at the listed coordinates, but you must meet the following qualifications before logging a "Found it" on this cache.

To qualify for this cache, you must have found caches in enough states to make a continuous, uninterrupted line of states stretching from the West Coast of the United States to the East Coast. You can zigzag however you want as long as you get there without a break. For clarification, states on the West Coast would include California and all states north of there; states on the East Coast would include Florida and all states to the North of Florida that are on the East Coast. The map feature on your Profile Statistics will provide the needed documentation to verify that you are qualified. However, if you have elected to not display your detailed statistics and maps, you will need to provide documentation such as a list of your qualifying states and a cache from each of those states. PLEASE NOTE: You do need to physically travel to these States, Exchange type caches are not acceptable.

You are looking for a small magnetic Lock-N-Lock.

This cache is before the trout stream so there's no need to cross the stream for this one. Stealth will be required if someone is fishing for trout here.

***Congratulations to Fubga for the FTF!***

***Congratulations to IowaBeaver for completing it 3 times without using any states more than once!***

On June 18th we were able to qualify for this Challenge! This picture shows one of the many ways to qualify for this Challenge.


 

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BONUS LOGGING: It is possible to complete this Challenge up to 3 times without using any state more than once. See picture example below. If you can demonstrate that you have done this twice you can log this cache twice, three times and you can log it three times!

Enjoy your Travels.

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Additional Hints (Decrypt)

V-ornz,hcfgernz pbeare.

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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Inventory

There are no Trackables in this cache.

 

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47 Logged Visits

Found it 29     Write note 15     Temporarily Disable Listing 1     Enable Listing 1     Publish Listing 1     

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Current Time:
Last Updated: on 9/5/2014 5:26:24 PM Pacific Daylight Time (12:26 AM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum