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Stairway to Heaven

A cache by GreenShades Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 6/9/2002
In Viana do Castelo, Portugal
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
4 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

E: This cache is located on the Peneda Mountains, in an amazing place.

P: Esta cache está na Serra da Peneda, num sítio espantoso.


E: The Peneda Mountain Range is one of the most splendid locations in Portugal. There is a series of narrow valleys squeezed between huge granite massifs.

The sanctuary of Our Lady of Peneda is located in the bottom of one of these valleys. Behind it is an almost vertical stone wall about 400m high with a beautiful waterfall. Just behind the church there is a path zigzagging up. The path is very steep, but there is no need to climb. After this, you are on your own. Be careful where you put your feet: the cliffs are very high and the rock can be slippery.

Consider taking about 4 hours to hunt this cache and return.

The cache is a tupperware box painted green.

P: A Serra da Peneda é um dos locais mais esplêndidos de Portugal. É formada por uma série de vales estreitos, entalados entre enormes formações graníticas.

O santuário de Nossa Senhora da Peneda está no fundo de um desses vales. Atrás dele ergue-se uma parede rochosa quase vertical com cerca de 400m de altura. Mesmo por trás da igreja há um caminho que zigzagueia pela encosta. É muito inclinado, mas não é necessário escalar. Depois... está por sua conta. Tenha cuidado em cada passo, já que a falésia é muito alta e as rochas podem ser escorregadias.

Poderá necessitar de 4 horas para caçar a cache e regressar.

A cache é um tupperware pintado de verde.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

R: Ab gbcb qbf crarqbf uá qhnf áeiberf. Cregb qn envm qn áeiber znvf n Fhy, rager b zhftb, rfgá n pnpur.

C: Ba gur gbc bs gur fgbal bhgpebc gurer ner gjb gerrf. Arne gur ebbg bs gur fbhgureazbfg gerr, uvqqra va gur zbff, gurer vf gur pnpur.

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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