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” The Dey Mansion parking across the street at Pioneer Academy"
Come Join The Northern New Jersey Cachers, NNJC with a meet and greet launch event as we prepare to launch the "The New Jersey American Revolution Geo Trail" at The Dey Mansion. This historic house museum once served as General George Washington’s headquarters during the summer and fall of 1780, and played a significant role in the American Revolution.
” The Dey Mansion"
Location: 199 Totowa Road, Wayne NJ
Date: Saturday October, 24th, 2020
Time: 1:00PM to 3:00PM
Optional inside tour: The Dey Mansion is open for a small tour fee.
Bring: folding chair and goodies/snacks to share
Bring your face masks for state policy.
An adventure awaits you!
”Washington and his Generals at The Dey Mansion"
The New Jersey American Revolution Geo Trail
This optional "New Jersey American Revolution Geo Trail" will have Participants traveling across New Jersey to visit rich New Jersey's Revolutionary War history. You will explore stunning landscapes at New Jersey State battlefields, pristine natural cliffs of the palisades in Fort Lee, the historic Trenton Barracks, see where Washington crossed the Delaware, Continental Army encampments, George Washington's Headquarters and his General's Houses, to historic Churches with patriot graveyards. These locations are a a few of the well-preserved historic sites you will experience.
There will be 100 trackable geocoins for completing the Geo trail which is not a race, but meant to showcase New Jersey's Revolutionary War history. We appreciate our many historic partnerships for their dedication and preservation which have allowed this geocaching program onto their historic locations. Details and rules on how to participate in this optional program is found at NJPatriots.com which will be available on 10/24/2020 when the Geo trail will go live.
This cache is one of "The American Revolution Geo~Trail" caches throughout New Jersey. These special geocaches are hidden at many historic locations which have a connection to important New Jersey's American Revolutionary War history. To participate in the optional Geo-Trail, after you find the geocache, locate the secret code and record it into your passport which you will print from this website. Information at njpatriots.com
The Northern New Jersey Cachers, NNJC is about promoting a quality caching experience in Northern New Jersey. For information on The Northern New Jersey Cachers group you can visit: www.nnjc.org.
nnjc.org & metrogathering.org, & njpatriots.org