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Traditional Geocache

The Bumpah

A cache by Mehiker1 & Amthiker
Hidden : 9/15/2005
In Maine, United States
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
3.5 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

Robinson's Rock, known by the locals as "The Bumpah".
Parking coordinates N 43 45.745 W069 50.871 for an easier hike. Park at N 43 45.821 W069 51.091 for a more difficult one.

This was the site of a field post under the command of Colonel Robinson, which was manned during the war of 1812. Lookouts would erect a large cross to signal the Munjoy Hill Observatory in Portland of the presence of British warships in these waters.
Beautiful south west views of Casco Bay. At night, you can see the coastal lights to Portland and on a clear day the White Mountains including Mount Washington.
The cache is a large 4 quart container with a blue lid. containing the usual items. Cache is not located near the cliff edge.
There are many trails used by ATVs & hikers Many muggles frequent the area, known as a local party spot. Please be stealthy, retrieve and hide carefully. A good CITO place. Enjoy the hike & the views! Happy Trails!

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Haqre gur yrqtr

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
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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 5/19/2014 6:46:14 AM Pacific Daylight Time (1:46 PM GMT)
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Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum