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Caldera

A cache by marmota monax Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 1/8/2003
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
4.5 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

The cache is hidden near Llyn-y-foel 1800ft, the Caldera of Moel Siabod, which is part of the Snowdon volcanic group of mountains. There are two possible start points, Capel Curig (easier) or Dolwyddelan (longer more interesting walk). You will need the OS map for this area to find this cache. Not forgetting you’re compass and to check the weather before setting out.
The start co-ordinates have been updated; I have just upgraded my GPSr.Location accurate with an EPE of 6meters.

I visited the cache 28th September with the new Garmin Legend, now I am able to provide more accurate co-ordinates, the projected waypoint exercise was tested a number of times, with a target accuracy of 5meter radius.

The cache (a large white plastic waterproof container with a red lid) is hidden (bearing/distance) 48 degrees (True) 200 meters from the co-ordinates given. This is a projected waypoint,

There is an Travelling Alien on board #61 (www.travelingalien.com), rescued from a cache in Pennsylvania USA,

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Gur tvira pb-beqvangrf fubhyq chg lbh ba gbc bs gur qnz jnyy qverpgyl nobir gur bhg snyy, ybbx ng gur ynxr naq gura gb lbh’er evtug 4 b’pybpx vfu lbh fubhyq frr n fgnaqvat fgbar, guvf vf nobhg unys jnl gb gur pnpur

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
-------------------------
N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

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