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The Noble Guardian (Sphinx Hunt)

A cache by Docto Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 9/16/2002
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Geocache Description:

Worldwide Sphinx Sculpture Hunt!

This is a virtual, log anywhere cache.

Locate a sculpture, building, or anything that resembles the famous Egyptian and Sumarian guardian. If you live in a big city, you might find one (or more) in front of a downtown library or historical building. The sphinx below (the "Home" Cache -- N39 48.686, W086 9.481) is located in downtown Indianapolis, Indiana.

The sphinx must be 3-dimensional object that is a "true" scuplture.

In other words, larger than something that could be held in your hand. Exceptions will be made for sphinx-like objects with true historical value. Statues of lions don't count - a sphinx has the body of a lion but the head of a man. A sphinx may also have wings...

Have someone take a picture of you, along with your GPS, by the sphinx; this will be your proof of visit.

The rules: 9/16/02

  • Log your visit of a sphinx and include a picture of you, the sphinx, and your GPS (all in the same picture). Be sure to upload your picture within 48 hours of posting your find.

  • Log the coordinates, city and state and/or national location of the sphinx.

  • We encourage you to log any history or details about the sphinx that you are aware of.

  • You may only log this cache once and a particular sphinx can only be logged by the first finder.

  • Please make sure your find has not already been found by checking the cache log entries for recent finds.

Thank you, good luck, and I look forward to your logs!

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Last Updated: on 11/15/2017 3:57:44 PM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (11:57 PM GMT)
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Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

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