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Hidden : 06/12/2004
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Geocache Description:

Vanttauskoski cache is one of hydroelectric power series by rometku.

All caches in this series are located near some hydroelectric power plant. Don’t worry these are NOT too close a plant nor any dangerous instruments and you are quite safe when looking for these caches.
This cache is located near road 81 (Kuusamontie). You can park your car to on unofficial car park located at:

N 66°21.858

You can walk to the cache using a small road that starts ~100 meters down back to dam (next to road 81 = Kuusamontie) going down to the southern side of the dam. Just keep walking the small road, don’t try to take any short cuts.

Cache is located only ~10-15 meters from the river and in rocky terrain so be careful if you have children with you. For your own safety keep at least 10 meter distance to dam and WALK ONLY ON SMALL ROADS IN THE AREA and avoid looking for this cache in spring flood time.

Cache is located in dry land and you do NOT have to go close the dam nor close to any electricity polls or other dangerous objects to find it.

Basic information of Vanttauskoski hydropower plant:

Location: Rovaniemi city area
Building years: 1967-72
Max Power: 83 MW
Produced energy in one year: 424 GWh

This cache is located on southern side of the Vanttauskoski hydropower plant.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Pnpur vf orgjrra ebpxf, arne gur "fznyy" ebnq.

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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