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Suðurland 1 - The hidden treasure in the waterfall

A cache by Team Hekla Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 9/1/2009
Difficulty:
1 out of 5
Terrain:
2 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

There are existing 3 different series of caches in Iceland ( Nordurland, Vesturland and Sudurland ). Each serie has 4 different caches ( Nordurland has 5 ) and in one of each serie you'll find in the logbook a number which leeds you to a Bonuscache ( Team Hekla Bonus Cache ) in Iceland. This Cache is one of the Sudurland Series in South Iceland. This micro cache is situated on the top of the Skogarfoss just beside the hiking path up to Fimmfördurhals..
It contains just a logbook.

ATTENTION:
The next who is intending to visit this cache is invited to place a new container, because for me it's not possible by the time to replace it. Instead I Have to disable or to archive this nice spot. The last container was just 10 days there. Please help me to keep this nice spot as a cachespot alive. THX

There is an old saga about the hidden treasure in the waterfall. Prasi has hidden his gold more than 1000 years ago behind the waterfall. The gold was never found only the ring from the treasure chest, which is now in the museum close to the waterfall. So when you approach the waterfall you still can see the gold :-)
The cache is close to the hiking trail to Fimmfördurhals just on the top of the waterfall a few meters after crossing the fence.
The cache will be maintained from us, because we are often during the year in iceland for visiting our friends, and if we are not able our friends try to help us to maintain it, like the others from the series.

This geocache is also within the boundaries of Katla Geopark Project

We welcome you

www.katlageopark.is

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Haqre gur zrgny tevq arne gur ivrjvat cyngsbez. Frr gur arj fcbvyre Cvpf

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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