Near The Forgotten
In Texas, United States
How Geocaching Works
This cache location was inspired by geowyz, and is our first cache. Our gnome from the Elves Twelve cache is still guarding our porch.
Less than 3/4 mile round trip, most of it is easy walking. May be muddy after heavy rains, but water shouldn't be too much of a problem. The area closes at 6:00 in the winter, 8:30 in the summer.
The final cache is a slim ammo can, and includes a camera to take a picture of yourselves (please leave the camera!) Hope you enjoy!
The listed coordinates will take you to an object (the tallest one around) in a county park with sets of numbers on it.
The numbers we are interested in is a set of 4 numbers together. Using the uppermost set of 4 numbers (wxyz) in the following substitution to get the coordinates for the second leg :
29 26.wzy 96 00.yAB
A = w - 1
B = Z + 1
These coordinates will take you to the second leg.
At the calcuated coordinates, you will find another one of the same type. Again, on the tallest one, use the uppermost set of 4 numbers (wxyz) in the following substitution to find the final cache :
29 26.CDE 96 00.ywy
C = w-1
D = x+1
E = y+1
These coordinates will take you to the final cache
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2 Ng gur svefg yrt, gur anzr ba gur bowrpg vf UHZCUERL
3 Ng gur frpbaq yrt, gur anzr ba gur bowrpg vf OLNEF
Last Updated: on 1/7/2013 7:38:53 PM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (3:38 AM GMT)
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum