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Cache No 69 – Harrogate Urban Micro #2
Saturday, 8 Aug, 2009 – 23:59 | No Comment
Cache No 69 – Harrogate Urban Micro #2

August 8th 2009 – Harrogate Urban Micro #2 GCPQ4f – Cache #69
Better luck here than when I tried a month ago, this time I went early and there were no Muggles sitting on the cache.

Cache No 68 – Great Dib (W Yorks)
Sunday, 2 Aug, 2009 – 23:59 | No Comment
Cache No 68 – Great Dib (W Yorks)

August 2nd 2009 – Great Dib (w Yorks) GC3E94 – Cache #68
Another of the ‘you can see my house from here’ caches… while looking for this I managed to crush my finger beneath a rock, …

Caches No. 66 & 67 – A York Double
Saturday, 1 Aug, 2009 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No. 66 & 67 – A York Double

August 1st 2009 – York Mystery Walk GC1A1PP – Cache #66
I felt a bit of a cheat about this one, as it’s actually a puzzle cache designed to send you around a 3.5km walk through …

Caches No 63, 64 & 65 – Spying on The Windmills
Monday, 27 Jul, 2009 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No 63, 64 & 65 – Spying on The Windmills

July 27th 2009 – Pot Bank- Beckwithshaw #2 GCWDEN – Cache #63
A nice easy find, at this cache I dropped off the “Cilacap, Indonesia” Unite for Diabetes TB
 
July 27th 2009 – Knabs Ridge Windfarm GC17AQE – …

Caches No. 60, 61 & 62 – Another Saturday Morning Shopping Trip
Saturday, 25 Jul, 2009 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No. 60, 61 & 62 – Another Saturday Morning Shopping Trip

This time the shopping trip was to Skipton, and the route chosen was to take in a few caches along the way. Although there are several more caches along the route I wasn’t too fussy …

Caches Nos. 52 to 59 – Another Camping Weekend
Sunday, 19 Jul, 2009 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches Nos. 52 to 59 – Another Camping Weekend

Another camping weekend with my friends (some different, some the same) brought me to the Kings Lynn area and afforded me time to do a few caches down there and a few more on the drive …

Cache No. 51 – Valley Gardens #3 – Sun Colonade
Saturday, 11 Jul, 2009 – 23:59 | No Comment
Cache No. 51 – Valley Gardens #3 – Sun Colonade

July 11th 2009 – Valley Gardens #3 – Sun Colonnade GCMVZ1 – Cache #51
On a Saturday morning trip to Harrogate I took in a trip around the Valley Gardens to look for the three caches …

Caches No 48, 49 & 50 – Googling for the Puzzle Cache
Friday, 10 Jul, 2009 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No 48, 49 & 50 – Googling for the Puzzle Cache

July 10th 2009 – Jake’s Jaunt GC1R2KD – Cache #48
My first puzzle cache.
It involved a bit of work to find the solution… the ‘Jake’ in ‘Jakes Jaunt’ refers to 70’s  folk singer Jake Thackray, and …

Cache No. 47 – Old Hollings Hill
Wednesday, 8 Jul, 2009 – 23:59 | No Comment
Cache No. 47 – Old Hollings Hill

July 8th 2009 – Old Hollings Hill GC1GBGY – Cache #47
I’d looked for this cache a couple of times before, it being quite local to where I work… but I hadn’t found it, mainly because …

Caches Nos. 39 to 46 – Technology Change 2 – Garmin Vista HCX
Sunday, 5 Jul, 2009 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches Nos. 39 to 46 – Technology Change 2 – Garmin Vista HCX

When I had been camping with my friends I had been impressed with DivingDJ’s Oregon 300 and the map function thereon, so when I got back I started watching Ebay for a suitable replacement to …

Cache No. 38 – The Canker Well
Friday, 3 Jul, 2009 – 23:59 | No Comment
Cache No. 38 – The Canker Well

July 3rd 2009 – The Canker Well  GC11Q8C – Cache #38
This cache is just at the end of a parade of shops… I have been a regular to the parade of shops for all my life and …

Caches No. 36 & 37 – Saturday Morning Trip To The Shops
Saturday, 27 Jun, 2009 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No. 36 & 37 – Saturday Morning Trip To The Shops

A couple of quickies picked up on my way out shopping one Saturday morning.
June 27th 2009 – Denton Jct  GCX8KK – Cache #36
The finders logs for this were a bit confusing, some had spotted it easily …