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Hidden Waterfall TB & Geocoin Hotel Madeira Mystery Cache

Hidden : 08/11/2011
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Geocache Description:

The Hidden Waterfall Travelbug & Geocoin Hotel Madeira can be found after solving a riddle about Madeira's Vulcano.

Dear geocacher, to find Hidden Waterfall Travelbug & Geocoin Hotel on the volcano island Madeira you have to solve a little riddle.
You will learn a little about Vulcanos and you will find nice places.

The riddle:

Task 1: When ended the last eruptions of the Vulcano which formed Madeira?

A1: 740.000 before Christ (5)

B1: 1450 after Christ (3)

C1: 6500 before Christ (9)

Task 2: What kind of Vulcano is/was the Madeira Vulcano?

A2: A Volcano which exists because of direct plate tectonics. (6)

B2: A Hotspot. (5)

Task 3: What means the Word Madeira?

A3: Wood. (0)

B3: Stone. (5)

C3: Lava. (2)

Solution: To get the coordinates of the cache you have to put in the number which are behind the right answer in brackets.

N 32° 42.[T1]88

W 017° 0[T2].[T3]11

Hint: Replace for example [T1] with the result from task 1 and so on.

To see if your coordinates are correct click on the following graphic. You will see a site on where you can check your coordinates.

Informations about the hotel: The Hidden Waterfall Travelbug & Geocoin Hotel on the volcano island Madeira is located on a very nice place. Check in and Check out is suggested with daylight. The Travelbug Hotel provides enaugh beds and comfort for travelbugs and geocoins of all kind. From the hotel room you have a beautiful view on the landscape which was formed by several volcano activities and a big hidden waterfall.

Please take a picture of yourself in front of the waterfall and upload the picture on this homepage.

The Hidden Waterfall Travelbug & Geocoin Hotel the volcano island Madeira wishes you a nice stay on Madeira!

The hotel management.

Small note on cache maintenance: luisftas will assist. Thank you very much!

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