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Country Homestead B&B

A cache by OCCS Outdoor Adventure Club Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 6/3/2005
In Iowa, United States
3.5 out of 5
3.5 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

N of Turin on Larpenteur Rd. On the West Slope of the Loess Hills. Up the trail through the Pass. Park at the Country Homestead B&B and learn 1st hand about the Loess Hills.

On Larpenteur Rd, 1 mile N of Turin. Park at the Country Homestead B&B. For those who plan to go "Over The Hill". Follow the sign on the north side of the Barn up the trail. Once you have found the cache continue a hike South along the West Slope Ridge through native prairie. Observe 20 miles of Missouri River Flood Plain directly to the west. Identify the marine animal to be identified in the nearby wetlands. See if you can name it.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

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Last Updated: on 2/18/2017 4:22:00 PM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (12:22 AM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

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