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Mystery Cache

California's Oldies but Goodies Challenge

A cache by 4wheeler Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 11/20/2010
In California, United States
4 out of 5
4 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

The Goal of this challenge is to find and log 10 of California's oldest active Geocaches. They were all placed in the year 2000 and there are currently 16 that are still active. They vary in Terrain-Difficulty from 1-1 to 4-4. At least one of the caches found must have a Terrain or Difficulty rating of 3 or higher. Go and find these 10 year survivors while they are still active.

In order to complete and log this challenge you must meet and follow the following requirements.
1. Find and log 10 of the currently active Geocaches placed in California in the year 2000. Remember at least one must have a terrain or difficulty rating of 3 or higher.
2. Previous finds count.
3. Create a list of the caches found, the date paced and the date you found it.
4. Find and log the final cache.
5. In your log for this cache, post your qualifying list.

My list of qualifying Oldies Finds:
GC5B Phil's Memorial Cache (Oldest CA. Cache) 9/10/2000 3 3 1/16/2011
GC5F Yuba City 9/24/2000 1 1 5/13/2006
GC9C Rabbit Eye View 10/27/2000 1.5 2 7/23/2011
GCA0 Creekside Stash 10/30/2000 1 1.5 5/2/2009
GCAB Orange County Stash (V3.0) 11/8/2000 3 4 1/15/2011
GCC2 Azucar Mine Offset 11/24/2000 4 1.5 5/29/2010
GCDE Igor 12/10/2000 1 1.5 11/26/2010
GCD4 Bovine Hill Stash 12/3/2000 3 3 6/28/2015
GCD6 Born Free 12/2/2000 2 2 6/18/2016
GC104 Dragon Head Cache 12/28/2000 1 2 11/26/2010
GC108 Survival Cache 12/29/2000 3 3 9/30/2006
GC11E Vitreous 12/30/2000 2 1 10/2/2010

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Nzz Bob Kva g URe bp XF

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



30 Logged Visits

Found it 13     Didn't find it 2     Write note 13     Publish Listing 1     Update Coordinates 1     

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Current Time:
Last Updated: on 11/15/2017 3:54:48 PM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (11:54 PM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

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