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Articles Archive for April 2014

Caches No’s 3173 to 3182 – As I was going to St Ives…
Wednesday, 30 Apr, 2014 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3173 to 3182 – As I was going to St Ives…

Not St Ives in Cornwall, nor even St Ives in Cambridgshire, but the St Ives estate near Bingley, West Yorkshire.
It was a nice sunny morning and I felt like going for a walk, and I …

Cache No. 3172 – GC4ARJP TRIG (revisited (again))
Monday, 28 Apr, 2014 – 23:59 | No Comment
Cache No. 3172 – GC4ARJP TRIG (revisited (again))

28th April 2014 – TRIG GC4ARJP – cache #3172
Having tried and failed twice to find the Trig puzzle cache up on the moor I had a message from the CO that he had been to …

Caches No’s 3168 to 3171 – Happy Birthday To Me
Saturday, 26 Apr, 2014 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3168 to 3171 – Happy Birthday To Me

Happy Birthday to me, Happy Birthday FOX 661L, Happy Birthday to me…
Last year on my birthday I went out to find a 5/5 puzzle cache without the co-ordinates (see cache #2439), this year it was …

Caches No’s 3158 to 3167 – Four Days of New Caches and Old Caches
Sunday, 20 Apr, 2014 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3158 to 3167 – Four Days of New Caches and Old Caches

Having spent a long weekend caching with Angel78 and increasing my count for 2014 from 36 to 85 I had got back into the habit of caching, so when a local cache was put out …

Caches No’s 3149 to 3157 – The Long Drive Home From Brean
Monday, 14 Apr, 2014 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3149 to 3157 – The Long Drive Home From Brean

All good things come to an end, and so on the Monday morning Angel78 and I said goodbye to our friends and set off home up the motorway… for all of two junctions until we …

Caches No’s 3130 to 3148 – A Visit To Wells
Sunday, 13 Apr, 2014 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3130 to 3148 – A Visit To Wells

After the hangover the day before I didn’t drink quite so much vodka the next evening and so was fit and ready to go at the time Angel78 had determined we were to set off …

Caches No’s 3121 to 3129 – Church Micros Around Brean
Saturday, 12 Apr, 2014 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3121 to 3129 – Church Micros Around Brean

The problem with drinking too much vodka is that you are good for nothing the next morning… it took me until 11:30 to be able to face eating or drinking anything, although I had been …

Caches No’s 3109 to 3120 – The Long Drive South to Brean Sands
Friday, 11 Apr, 2014 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3109 to 3120 – The Long Drive South to Brean Sands

Three out of the last four years I have made an entry that starts “I was travelling down to Brean Sands near Weston Super Mare for the weekend, so I thought I’d do a few …

Caches No’s 3104 to 3108 – Queens on the Road to the Station
Wednesday, 9 Apr, 2014 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3104 to 3108 – Queens on the Road to the Station

A new series of 3 caches and a bonus had been recently put out in Bramhope 4 miles from home which I thought I would have a go at.
First off I didn’t look for GC5074Q …

Caches No’s 3082 to 3103 – Fryston Woods & Maker Madness
Sunday, 6 Apr, 2014 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3082 to 3103 – Fryston Woods & Maker Madness

Geocaching.com had put out a message that they wanted people who were expert hiders of caches to hold ‘Maker Madness’ events to pass on their insight in hiding caches on to others. Now I don’t …