In Iowa, United States
How Geocaching Works
This is an 8 part cache with all but main cache are micro caches. Micro caches have items in them so bring along some small items.
The main cache is an Ammo Box with lots of goodies, some of which are $20.00 gift card for Wall Mart. gold dollar, noisey putty, mini fan, calculator, insect repellant and a few others.
The lucky person who finds it first gets the $20.00 dollar gift certificate.
It's not going to be all that easy so put your thinking cap on. There are several puzzels to solve.
Coordinates are for the parking lot. The first part is near by.
The park has many hiking trails with picnic tables and grills scattered thruout.
Take the family and spend the day.
There is a wooden map at the parking lot. There are 3 words at the top of map. How many letters in each word?
First word (A= )? Second word (B= )? Third word (C= )?
Part 1: 42 02.(A+B-2) (A+1) (C-B)
090 51.(A-1) (B+1) (C-B)
There is a note in the bottle at part 1 that will lead you to part 2 after anserwing a question.
Hint for part 2, it is close to trail.
Part 3 should be easy but if you can't find it add 5 to the last digit of the North coordinates.
Part 4 is simular to part 3
Part 5, don't look on the ground, but if you can't find it add 9 to the last digit of the North coordinates.
Part 6 is in a tree.
Part 7 don't get stumped. 42 02. left or right. 090 51
Part 8, main cache, look up.
There are some picture hints, not in any particular order.
(No hints available.)