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A Perfect Storm

A cache by poohstickz Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 4/20/2007
In New York, United States
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
3 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

Atop Storm King Mountain, at 1300 feet, share the view with the birds. Here you'll find an incredible panorama of the Hudson Highlands which can be reached after a pleasant hike.

You are looking for a lock 'n lock container. Please exercise discretion when retrieving the cache and take care to replace it as you found it.

This cache can be best enjoyed as a clockwise loop hike starting at the Butter Hill South cache. From here you can proceed to By The Way which provides a a natural transition to a trail that will return you to your starting point.

Originally this cache was going to be at the summit, but the view here is less obscured and has a wider panorama. Do take time to stop at the summit and enjoy the view from there though.

Please take care as some of the rocks can be slippery and it's a long way down to the bottom.

This cache has NYS permit SK-07-02

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Haqre n gnoyr-yvxr ebpx, snpvat gur evire, jvgu n ebpx "qbbe" va sebag bs vg. Rnfvre gb frr sebz orybj.

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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  • A Perfect StormAtop Storm King Mountain with a view of the Newburgh Beacon Bridge six miles to the North.
  • Trail OverviewNote: Trails edited for clarity and not all trails shown.

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Last Updated: on 9/9/2017 10:25:36 AM Pacific Daylight Time (5:25 PM GMT)
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Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

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