Skip to Content

Reviewer notes

Use this space to describe your geocache location, container, and how it's hidden to your reviewer. If you've made changes, tell the reviewer what changes you made. The more they know, the easier it is for them to publish your geocache. This note will not be visible to the public when your geocache is published.

This cache has been archived.

New York Admin: I regret to report that the cache owner has not responded to the prior note about this disabled cache. I'm archiving it opening the area up to others. Of course, the owner may respond at any time to get this cache back online providing it meets the current guidelines.


Traditional Geocache

Peak O' The Valley

Hidden : 5/14/2005
2 out of 5
3 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

Join now to view geocache location details. It's free!


How Geocaching Works

Please note Use of services is subject to the terms and conditions in our disclaimer.

Geocache Description:

The area is one of the highest in Wappingers Falls. The hike is short, on a mildly overgrown woods road, and the views are spectacular anytime of year! There's easy access all year round in any type of weather.

The cache is a standard rubbermaid (clear with white top) and measures approximately 3x6x8". It originally contained:

A Bungee Cord
A Woven Dog Leash
A Large Sewing kit
Sherman the Tank TB
Pen, Pencil, Sharpener
Log Book

Access to ground zero can be made from several locations. One is on Channingville Rd, One is on Sheafe Road (accross from Bowdoin Park), but the easiest is off of Delavergne Ave. Parking at the latter access point can be as close as 200 ft from GZ. It's a fairly easy find, it's the view near the cache that I want you to see. The area has a fairly thick tree canopy so you'r GPSr may swing a bit. I'm always open to coordinate updates. Once found, seek the highest ground near the cache and look all around!

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Arne gur ynetr, ubyybj ybt.
Va n fgbar jnyy ng gur onfr bs n ynetr gerr.

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



124 Logged Visits

Found it 101     Didn't find it 5     Write note 11     Archive 1     Temporarily Disable Listing 1     Needs Maintenance 5     

View Logbook | View the Image Gallery of 16 images

**Warning! Spoilers may be included in the descriptions or links.

Current Time:
Last Updated: on 11/15/2017 3:58:12 PM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (11:58 PM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

Return to the Top of the Page