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The Lagos 6+1: #1- Luz

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Hidden : 8/23/2007
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Size: Size: small (small)

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Geocache Description:




This series of caches introduces the cacher to Lagos by way of the 6 Juntas de Freguesia, each of which has a multi-cache which includes an extra digit which will lead to a bonus cache in Lagos area.

The six caches are:
#1- Luz

#2-Barão de São João



#5-Lagos: São Sebastião

#6-Lagos: Santa Maria








#1- Luz



Luz is a Parish of the Council of Lagos, District of Faro covering an area of 2205 hectares, and is situated in the extreme southwest of the Council, with the sea to the south, the Parish of Barão São João to the north, and to the east the Parishes of Santa Maria and São Sebastião


The history and culture of Luz may be found by clicking:-



  • Junta de Freguesia da Luz

    The cache begins at the published coordinates where the information to answer the following questions may be found.


    i. No. of Flower containers. (A)

    ii. No. of Flagpoles (B)

    iii. No. above the door (CD)

    iv. No. of windows (E)

    v. No. of rings in metal fence (FG)


    The final cache is at N37º 04.(C+D-F)(A)(B)

    W008º 44.(D)(E)(C-G)

    In the log book is the number which replaces 'A' in the Bonus cache, GC15NYZ:-
    N37º07.ABC W008 43ºDEF
    Good Hunting!

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Ng gur obggbz bs n ebpx jnyy, va n ubyr oruvaq fbzr fgbarf!

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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