Skip to content

A Near Tragedy Traditional Cache

This cache has been archived.

reedkickball: Too much maintenance. The hide has probably been compromised. I'll let someone else place something here

Hidden : 01/11/2009
2 out of 5
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size:   micro (micro)

Join now to view geocache location details. It's free!


How Geocaching Works

Please note Use of services is subject to the terms and conditions in our disclaimer.

Geocache Description:

The land and water before you are significant in Prince William County's history. Dogue Indians once lived along the Occoquan Creek. The King's Highway passed the County's First courthouse, which stood nearby.

On April 7, 1791 George Washington neared tragedy as he crossed the Occoquan Creek on the ferry. His carriage horses fell overboard. The horses swam, pulling the carriage and our President safely to shore.

The cache is magnetic, and is a nano placed on the fence.

One more note. I put the non-night caching symbol on this, just because I just think it's better and safer during the day, and won't bring attention, but I won't delete finds at night

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Cbfg pybfrfg gb uvfgbevpny znexre, ba sne fvqr.

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)