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Found it CanadianRockies found Brass Cap Cache- Smith-Dorrien Rd (Locked)

Monday, 28 July 2014Alberta, Canada

BCP019 - Athabasca Glacier
Posted: N52 13.826 W117 13.732
MyGPSr: N52 13.827 W117 13.734

Had a great hike up Wilcox Pass trail, visited the nearby Wilcox Pass virtual cache, and then found this brass cap. Along the way, I encountered a horned lark, some ground squirrels, and many lovely views. The cap itself is on a rock outcropping and was a quick find that needed no cleaning. I suspect it wasn't quite as easy for surveyors to find without a GPSr, but maybe there was a big rock cairn here previously. Thanks for another great cap.

Brass cap in context

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Brass cap in context Brass cap in context

View from near GZ View from near GZ

infoA virtual cache is a cache that exists in a form of a location. Depending on the cache "hider," a virtual cache could be to answer a question about a location, an interesting spot, a task, etc. The reward for these caches is the location itself and sharing information about your visit.

Because of the nature of these geocaches, you must actually visit the location and acquire the coordinates there before you can post. In addition, although many locations are interesting, a virtual cache should be out of the ordinary enough to warrant logging a visit.

Virtuals are now considered waymarks on Waymarking.com.
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