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Bray Head [Bray to Greystones Walk] Virtual Cache

Hidden : 06/04/2019
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Due to rockfall activity it was installed a new gate. You may find that gate closed. DO NOT TRY to climb or cross that gate.

If the gate is closed you can take your required picture somewhere close. Use your imagination to create a nice photo, catch the best landscape. Stay safe



Bray head is a 241m hill and headland located in northern County Wicklow, Ireland, between the towns of Bray and Greystones. It forms part of the Wicklow Mountains and is a popular spot with hillwalkers. At the top of the head is a concrete cross which was placed there in 1950 during the holy year. Every good friday hundreds of local people climb to the top of the head in a Good Friday procession marking the stations of the cross as they go along, with the final station being held at the holy year cross.

One of the highlights of walking in Wicklow. This linear walk takes you from Bray to Greystones along the stunning coastal path. The path is well maintained and you can return by light rail (DART) to the start point. Greystones has plenty to offer the hungry walker after beautiful views and a range of marine wildlife. From Bray start, there is a path leading to the top of Bray Head offering stunning views of the Irish Sea, The Wicklow Mountains and Bray.






You don't need to exit the trail to log this cache. All you have to do is take a photo of yourself or your GPS or your nickname with the cliffs, the tunel and/or the sea behind. Share your adventure in your log and tell us where are you from. Near this place there's also the GC43, the first european geocache. Please, have fun :D


UPDATE: Don't send me any photos via PM, your photo should be Uploaded on your FOUND IT log. From 26/11/19 every FOUND IT log without photo will be deleted. I will not accept a NOTE apart with the photo.

Also, if the photo was not taken anywhere in Bray Head, that log will also be deleted


This Virtual Cache is part of a limited release of Virtuals created between June 4, 2019 and June 4, 2020. Only 4,000 cache owners were given the opportunity to hide a Virtual Cache. Learn more about Virtual Rewards 2.0 on the Geocaching Blog.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

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Decryption Key


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