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Muyfa: Thanks to all who have found this. Fig the Newt is retiring. :)

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Fig the Newt

A cache by Muyfa Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 5/3/2008
2 out of 5
2 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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Geocache Description:

Bring your own pen! Nice little walk to cache. Beware of thorns or poison ivy near GZ. This area is closed after dark. Please only attempt this cache during daylight hours.


Parking coordinates are: 40 degrees 10.273 076 degrees 10.987

Please only park in the street here and follow the gravel path. This is located in a residential neighborhood, please be respectful of the nearby yards/houses.

We moved to the neighborhood where this cache is located in 2005. At the time I had a pet Newt named Fig. Poor Fig was stuck living in a very small aquarium that didn’t get cleaned as often as it should. When we moved here and found this oasis for Fig so close to our home, I could not help but make him happier by giving him a new home as well. I often wonder what became of Fig after he got dropped off here. Does he sun himself on the rocks? Does he search for bugs in the grass? Or did he get picked up by a heron (okay, let’s not think about that)? Either way, I am sure Fig enjoyed his time here. And who knows, he may still be around! So, while you are here, in my favorite spot in the area I call home; please keep an eye out for Fig!

The cache is starting with three small items resembling things you might find in this area.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Vf gung n arjg oruvaq gung ebpx?

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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Current Time:
Last Updated: on 11/15/2017 3:34:06 PM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (11:34 PM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

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