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Lighthouse Haunts Traditional Geocache

This cache has been archived.

FrancisScottKey: Unfortunately the owner did not respond to the previous note so this is being archived. Should the owner decide to repair/replace this and have it unarchived, it can be done as long as it still conforms to the guidelines.

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Hidden : 05/14/2015
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1.5 out of 5

Size: Size:   small (small)

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Geocache Description:

Easy cache, just need a little lighthouse knowledge which can be gained on site.

Available only when the lighthouse is open. has the current event times and lighthouse open times which change annually. CACHE IS LOCATED INSIDE THE LIGHTHOUSE AND ONLY ACCESSABLE WHEN THE LIGHTHOUSE IS OPEN.


The lighthouse was built in 1830 and stands on grounds scouted by John Smith, close to a confederate Civil War prison camp, Fort Lincoln and Hammond Hospital. Point Lookout Lighthouse is also the oldest integral lighthouse in the country! The grounds are beautiful and chock full of history and nature.

And of course, the lighthouse is rumored to be haunted.

To find the cache, find the most compelling evidence for (and against) haunting. The anachronism will tell the locale.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

N cvpgher gnxra bs n “tubfg” va n ebbz gung qvqa'g rkvfg qhevat gur gvzr crevbq gur tubfg jbhyq unir orra nyvir.

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)