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High in Central Park - 2008 MetroNY Award Nominee

A cache by Chunky Runner & Fireweenie Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 2/22/2008
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
2 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

An easy find at one of our favorite Central Park historical landmarks.

Our first hide!

The Blockhouse is the only remaining fort (of 5) that protected NYC during the War of 1812.

Cache contains a logbook only.

This geocache has an accompanying podcast that will give some historical background. The podcast will NOT help you find the cache, but is simply provided as a fun "extra". To load the podcast to your .mp3 player go to:

www.tedrodenborn.com/chunkyrunner

This is my buddy's website (NOT mine!) who is cool enough to loan me the apace until I get my own website up-and-running. Please don't send comments to him, regarding this podcast.

Please be sure to replace the cache and wedge-it into place, as this cache keeps disappearing.

Happy hunting!

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Or cebhq bs bhe sbegf, qba'g unat lbhe urnq qbja.
Qvq guvf jnyy bapr fgbc pnaba sver?
Gur ovt ubyr.

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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Last Updated: on 11/15/2017 3:33:56 PM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (11:33 PM GMT)
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Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

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