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MTQ2010: Having visited all the Charlie Loops I have now decided to archive loop 7 as it is not as easy as all the other loops for myself and Charlie to maintain.



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Hidden : 03/06/2016
2.5 out of 5
2 out of 5

Size: Size:   small (small)

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Geocache Description:

Charlie’s 7th Loop. 5mls long. Good Parking. An interesting route on open fields, gravelled paths by the river, garden Centre, Caldecote lake, GU canal and   Waterhall Park paths.

With Field puzzles to do. Tweezers, pen and paper needed.

There is a BONUS. Collect the four numbered letters as you proceed.

Good free parking at the start.  N51° 59.600  W0° 42.39.200. 

Also three other spots, Dobbies Garden centre on the A5, The Rugby Club opposite Dobbies off the A5 and The south end of Watershall Park at  N51 58.690  W 00 42.872

Walking Direction: Best carried out in numerical order, to avoid back tracking on some multis!!


1.There may be sheep or cattle in the first two caches.

2 There are a couple of caches that may/will be affected by brambles possibly later in the year. (Helps muggle pinching, sorry)

3. There is one busy road crossing. Access is straight accros on a straight section, be patient.

4. Obviously a canal and a small River Ouzel, keep small children under control.

5. It has some muggle areas, just be brave and get the cache. There are some odd ones where you may feel to obvious, but if you see the cache or the attached green cord (to reduce random muggle pinching), please just sign the web you have found it. But not the Field Puzzles!

6. We have placed some intersting Field Puzzles all around this loop, with all the information in the box. We have put two copies of the puzzles in each one, as we realise most cachers go around in pairs and all the puzzles are generally children friendly as well.. 

7. Please put in your visit log whether any maintenance is required on any of the caches.

8.The river can flood at odd times, low caches have been tied to trees to avoid floating away, please respect.


Charlie our lovely liver/white Welsh Springer Spaniel, has enjoyed spending time setting all these caches for your enjoyment.

Well over 160 caches hidden now, all on their various daily exercise walks from home. (Poor old MTQ and missus!!)

Hints are generally good to help you find the cache quickly and get off. Although for hint free caching, the Title will help.

We enjoy reading all your logs, so just a few new words on each cache, if possible, would be great for us. 

Favourite points are always nice as well!

ROUTE: After 7L13, continue along the gravel path, to the field side of the fence near the canal.


Don’t forget the BONUS letters and numbers.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Pnpur: oruvaq gur vil pbirerq cbfg, ybj qbja naq terra pbeqrq gb gur cbfg. gur cbfg vf bccbfvgr gur ovt gerr ba gur cnex fvqr.

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)

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