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Caches No’s 4443 to 4460 – Mega and Out, Devon Mega part 5
Monday, 7 Aug, 2017 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 4443 to 4460 – Mega and Out, Devon Mega part 5

The main event, Mega day itself, and it was dry and sunny and a lovely day. There were two focal points for the proceedings, the Marquee at the campsite where all prior events had taken …

Caches No’s 4421 to 4442 -Devon Mega Part 4
Friday, 4 Aug, 2017 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 4421 to 4442 -Devon Mega Part 4

2017 Mega Day 5
Beer… a seaside village in Devon, only a few miles away from the Bicton Mega site, and you have to think that the event name ‘Swimming in Beer’ was thought of before …

Caches No’s 4409 to 4420 – Westward Ho !, Devon Mega Pt 3
Thursday, 3 Aug, 2017 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 4409 to 4420 – Westward Ho !, Devon Mega Pt 3

2017 Mega, Day 4
Longest drive of the week (well apart from the journey home from the Mega) 70 miles from the South Devon coast to the North Devon coast. Unsurprisingly this was the least supported …

Caches No’s 4388 to 4408 – The War Horse Ramble, Devon Mega Pt 2
Wednesday, 2 Aug, 2017 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 4388 to 4408 – The War Horse Ramble, Devon Mega Pt 2

2017 Mega, Day 3
Parsonage Farm just outside Iddesleigh on Dartmoor is the farm around which the book War Horse by Michael Morpurgo was set, and the daytime activity for the Wednesday of Mega Week was …

Caches No’s 4375 to 4387 – The 2017 Devon Mega, Pt 1
Tuesday, 1 Aug, 2017 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 4375 to 4387 – The 2017 Devon Mega, Pt 1

I don’t go camping at geocaching event’s – when there are nice hotels nearby, for the Kent Mega I stayed in the Premier Inn and for Peebles I stopped in the local pub !
On this …