Traditional Geocache

It's all in the Mine'd - Hafod Arthen

A cache by justhejob Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 9/27/2008
In North Wales, United Kingdom
Difficulty:
3.5 out of 5
Terrain:
2 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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Geocache Description:

One of series of caches, visiting old mine works around the area. Suitable footwear and clothing for time of year are required and the essential Camera and picnic.

The walk to the caches is along forest footpath.
There is NO need to go off the path into areas that are fenced off or look unsafe.
Mining has been going on in the area for hundreds if not thousands of years and there is alot of evidence if you care to look.

Parking is available at the Forestry Car Park.
N53*08.339 W3*51.609

Hafod Arthen Slate Mine working are visible from the path which extend some distance into cavers. Take care in this area it can be slipery.
The working continue high up into the hill side. DO NOT PROCEED up the hill side.
BE SAFE

PS: Have change the difficulty rating as GPS signal can be poor.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Va ubyr va onax pbirerq ol guva fyngr. Gjb zrgref abegu sebz gerr jvgu JUVGR evooba

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
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N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

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