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Auburn 2016 - Jacobsen Tree Farm

Hidden : 10/02/2016
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size:   regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

This cache is part of the Auburn Geocaching Adventure 2016. If you're participating in the Adventure, be sure to record each cache's code word in your series passport to verify your visit. Jacobsen Tree Farm

Please note: there is a no trespassing sign when gate is closed. Geocachers have permission from City of Auburn, cache was placed in cooperation with Parks department.

Jacobsen Tree Farm originally operated as a tree farm by the Jacobsen family. It has a variety of evergreen trees and birch trees. The park is owned by the City of Auburn and is currently undergoing a master planning process. Parks staff is currently exploring options to fund the development of the park into a multi-use sports facility. This undeveloped park property was transferred from King County to the City of Auburn in 2003, and the area was annexed into the City of Auburn in 2007. Historically the site was a tree farm that was owned and operated by the Jacobsen family where they grew a variety of evergreen and birch trees.


2016 is the 125th anniversary of the incorporation of the City of Auburn, Washington. Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation, auburntourism.com, and the WSGA are hosting the Auburn Geocaching Adventure 2016 - 20 caches placed in Auburn. The geocaches highlight some areas of historical significance, some parks, and some areas of general interest in Auburn. We hope you enjoy visiting the Auburn area, learning about its history and viewing its progress into the 21st Century.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

4 cnprf gb evtug bs genvy oruvaq zhygv gehax gerr. Nzzb Pna

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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