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Ghoulish Get-together

A cache by gmsnrich Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : Saturday, October 27, 2018
Difficulty:
1 out of 5
Terrain:
1 out of 5

Size: Size: other (other)

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We're going to have a boneyard...I mean backyard barbeque starting at 11:30am. UPDATE: We'll meet inside the Elkhart Community Center, across the street from the house. We'll provide hotdogs, chili, and plates/bowls/utensils, please bring a side or dessert. Also, please bring your chairs.

Afterward, we'll release some new caches...including some gadget caches and Halloween-themed caches. We've partnered with Heidi at Polk County Conservation to give you another opportunity to win a beautiful PCC Geocoin. We're hiding 10 gadget caches inside of Polk County parks. Each cache has a plastic tag with a pattern punched out of it. Event attendees will get a sheet of paper to collect clues. Make a rubbing of the pattern for each cache, get all 10 and return to the event site to collect a coin...very similar to the geocoin award rules for the Iowa Geocaching Championships a couple weeks ago. As for the gadget caches, bring a UV light, be ready to do some math, and decode some encrypted messages (perhaps the decoder wheel will be handy...so will smartphones).

Costumes are optional...put your scary on and let's have some fun!

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Npebff gur fgerrg sebz Ubhfr ahzore 556. Or fpnel, zl sevraqf.

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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