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haggaeus: I have decided to archive this one: too much maintenance activity in this park. Thanks everybody for the visit.
Ey Ukhnem III will be placed somewhere else in Spring, probably as a real hydrocache.

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Ey Ukhnem II

A cache by haggaeus Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 07/04/2004
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

Cisarsky ostrov. Vyhled na plavebni kanal, blizko cesty.

Cisarsky ostrov - "Emperor's Island". View of the boating canal, close to the road.


Puvodni nadoba byla cache, kterou jsem schoval loni v lete u Delaware & Raritan kanalu v New Jersey. Kdyz jsem se stehoval zpet, zaarchivoval jsem ji a vzal s sebou: nadoba byla stale ve vybornem stavu, v logbooku mista dost, umistil jsem ji tedy beze zmeny na odpovidajici misto (mezi rekou a kanalem) v Praze. Po ani ne dvou mesicich byla ukradena, prozatim nahrazena microcachi.
Cisarsky ostrov byl zcela zaplaven pri povodnich v srpnu 2002 a dodnes muzete pozorovat jejich nasledky: zahradkarska kolonie byla zcela splachnuta, ostrov je vice zarostly plevelem. Porad je tu ale co videt: jezdci na konich, kajakari na umelem kanale v Troji, v blizkosti jsou takove atrakce jako pristaviste PPS (muzete se svezt k Jiraskovu mostu), ZOO, Trojsky zamecek, Stromovka a cistirna odpadnich vod s muzeem.

The original container was the cache I have hidden last summer in Delaware & Raritan Canal Park, New Jersey. When I was moving back, I have archived it and took it with me: the container was still in excellent shape, the logbook has free space enough, so I placed it without any change in an appropriate place (between a river and a canal) in Prague. In less than two months it was stolen - for now it has been replaced by a micro.
During the floods in August 2002, the island has been completely submerged. You can still see reminders of the floods: the gardens near the cache site have been washed away and the weeds have overgrown the whole island, but there is still something to watch: the island is popular for horseback riding, nearby is an artificial whitewater canal where you can watch the kayakers training. Nearby amenities include boat landing site (you can take a boat ride to downtown Prague), ZOO, Troja Chateau, Stromovka Park and the municipial wastewater plant with a museum.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

[cz]: pgiegl qho an oeruh xnanyh - ivm irgri irqbhpv an wvu.
[en]: gur sbhegu bnx gerr ng gur onax bs gur pnany - frr gur oenapu cbvagvat fbhgu.

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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