Franklin's Tower Multi-cache
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Located in the Franklin Fels Memorial Sanctuary in North Salem, NY.
An easy 2-stage multi. Cache is a 50 cal ammo can.
This scenic stretch of land in northern Westchester is convenient
to those in NY and CT. It is owned by the Bedford Audubon
maps are available on their website. Park at
PK on Lake View Road. There is no sign. But you will see a
white blaze on a tree at the trail head. Step back into a land
before time. The trails are a little rough for the first 0.1 miles.
Follow the white trail, through a marsh, over a bridge, and into
the main preserve. Proceed to the cache coordinates to find stage 1
which contains the coordinates for the final, which is a 50 cal
ammo can. Total hike is about 1.9 miles round trip.
If you want a longer hike, detour on the blue trail at
WTBL1 and proceed to a clearing on a spur at
TRVW to get a view of the Titicus reservoir. Backtrack to the
blue trail turning at
SPRBL. Finally rejoin the white trail at
It's hard to believe that I have found such a cool reserve in
Westchester that has not had a
Jonboy cache placed in it! So here is my little thank you for
all the caches he has placed all over Westchester and beyond.
As for the name: It is both a hill in the Franklin Fels and a
I'll tell you where the four winds dwell
Tower there hangs a bell
It can ring, turn night to day;
It can ring like fire when you lose your way.
Roll away the dew.
Initial Cache Contents:
- FTF Certificate
- Unactivated Travel Bug Tags
- Tie-dyed Bandana
- GD - Go To Nassau 1 CD
- Domino Set
- 8 Stampers
- 2 Kalidescopes
- 2 Sets of Beads
- LED Flashing Magnetic USA Flag Pin
- LED Skull with Cross Bones Flashing Magnetic Pirate Pin
- James train from Thomas the Tank Engine
- Geocaching.com Compass Keychain
- Geocaching.com Compass Zipper pull
- Geocaching University Geocoin
- Log Book and pencil and extra ziplock
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