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Traditional Geocache

Strathcona Wilderness 1

A cache by Michael Houle Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 11/4/2000
2 out of 5
3 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

This is the first geocache placed in Alberta (2nd in Canada) and has an interesting history. Read the first 4 log entries for more information.


  • No dogs allowed in the wilderness area
  • This is a summer cache only unless you don´t mind skiing to find it. No walking is permitted during snow season.

For more information about the Strathcona Wilderness area including hours of operation (the gate gets locked at 4:30 most days), see here. From the lodge, it is a 15-20 minute walk to the cache area.

Please do not bushwack to this cache. You can take wildlife trails right to the location.

Good Luck and wear sturdy footwear.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Gur pnpur vf uvqqra orfvqr n snyyra ybt, evtug arkg gb n ynetr nfcra.

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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Current Time:
Last Updated: on 12/31/2017 12:01:05 AM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (8:01 AM GMT)
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Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

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