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Sands Trail

A cache by Hopkinton Area Land Trust Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 05/10/2013
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
3 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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Geocache Description:

Short but steep hike on HALT trail off Greenwood Rd.



This short but rugged trail winds along a wooded ridge behind several houses on Greenwood Road. The trail was named after Douglas B. Sands, a Hopkinton science teacher and naturalist. Opposite the houses the trail overlooks a deep ravine. At the end of this short trail is another set of trails that leads up to the Hopkinton Lookout GC10DTM cache (see that cache for details). A hike to the lookout allows a dramatic view to the northwest.

Posted coordinates are for gravel parking off Greenwood Rd. Trailhead is close by. At trailhead enter the woods and hike up the hill to a well camouflaged S1, and then a short hike to final. Final is a small cache. Rehide well with sticks and leaves as this trail gets much traffic from hikers and neighbors.

Congrats to hotwcnyy for FTF!

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

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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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