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SR 520: NE 51st St. Webcam Cache

Hidden : 06/07/2005
Difficulty:
1 out of 5
Terrain:
1 out of 5

Size: Size:   other (other)

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Geocache Description:

DOT traffic cam. The direction of the camera can change. Check out the official DOT site below to verify the web cam is positioned correctly.

Official Web Cam link:  http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/traffic/seattle/sr520_51st.htm#cam


Live Web Cam (Pointing east or west?)


My picture (I am there in a red shirt.  Very hard to see. I will get a new one.)


Mappoint Image (Click to enlarge)

Do not stop or park in the road.  You can park in the nearby Nintendo lot if you are quick enough.  The Chevron gas station on the corner of 148th and 51st is the best spot.

WHAT YOU SHOULD DO:

  1. Coordinate your actions with a friend by Cell-Phone or Radio before you arrive at the above designated coordinates.
  2. Go to the above listed coordinates and stand at the location.
  3. When you and your friend are ready, Hold up your GPSr over your head!
  4. Make sure your friend captures your picture and saves it on their computer. This is the only acceptable proof that you were ever there!
RULES & RESTRICTIONS:
  • You must post the picture, that your friend captured, on GEOCACHING.COM as part of your log. My Approval of your claim will be based on my belief that it's really you.
  • If I disapprove your claim, I will send advanced E-Mail to you explaining my reason(s) why.
  • No Picture, No Claim! - No Excuses or Exceptions!
  • The picture must come from the Webcam, after all thats the whole point!
  • This WEBCAM is available 24 hours a day, but images are only usable during Daylight Hours.
  • Please make sure that the camera is working before you attempt this cache.
  • Note that the web cam may only be pointing the right direction during half of the day.  I will let you verify the camera is pointing in the right direction.

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