The 2018 UK Mega Event
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Fri, 26/08/16 – 16:08 | No Comment

Back in March last year (March 2015 that is) I was at an event in Harrogate talking to Robin (Harrogate Hunters) and Steve (Mad Yokel) – or rather I was listening to them discussing the …

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Explorer 297

Explorer Map 297 – Lower Wharfedale & Washburn Valley

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Caches No’s 2773 to 2803 – Palma’s Suprise Trail
Sun, 1/09/13 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 2773 to 2803 – Palma’s Suprise Trail

Another caching expedition organised by the Yorkshire Geocaching facebook group. The plan was to do a series called “Palma’s Surprise” which was apparently put out by a cacher called Palma Violet… Any similarity between this …

Caches No’s 2770, 2771 & 2772 – Fewston View
Mon, 26/08/13 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 2770, 2771 & 2772 – Fewston View

Some people use one email address for everything… I use 15 different email addresses because I have different ones for different things – for example I buy and sell things on ebay so if I …

Caches No’s 2763 to 2769 – Rocks and Caverns
Sun, 18/08/13 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 2763 to 2769 – Rocks and Caverns

My Sister and nieces – The Twirlagirls from Wiltshire, were up visiting and we had that Sunday would consist of a visit to Stump Cross Caverns and Brimham Rocks… as the weather forecast was for …

Caches No’s 2754 to 2762 – I’ll be in Scotland Afore Ye, (If Only Just)
Sun, 11/08/13 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 2754 to 2762 – I’ll be in Scotland Afore Ye, (If Only Just)

Team MX (otherwise known as Dave) has a bit of a thing about doing old caches, caches set in the first couple of years of Geocaching’s existence, and he was looking for someone to go …

Caches No’s 2750 to 2753 – The 2013 UK Mega
Sat, 3/08/13 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 2750 to 2753 – The 2013 UK Mega

3rd August 2013 – UK Mega 2013 – West Midlands Region GC3V2NV – cache #2750
My 2,750th Cache – not that I saw much of the Mega as I was sat on the UK Cache Mag …

Caches No’s 2748 & 2749 – One For The Numbers – Twice !
Fri, 2/08/13 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 2748 & 2749 – One For The Numbers – Twice !

It was the Mega in less than a week and I was on 2747 finds… After making the Mega #2000 last year I was hardly going to make it 2748 this time so I needed …

Caches No’s 2735 to 2747 – Virtuals, Earthcaches and Survey Monuments going North
Sun, 28/07/13 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 2735 to 2747 – Virtuals, Earthcaches and Survey Monuments going North

Sunday, and after another weekend of eating the wrong foods, drinking too much, generally acting rowdy with my friends and waking up in the morning thinking that I am really too old for this it …

Caches No’s 2723 to 2734 – Caching around King’s Lynn
Sat, 27/07/13 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 2723 to 2734 – Caching around King’s Lynn

It’s amazing how many of my friends are now cachers, on a camping weekend with people from all over there were Caticehurst, UKCacheMag, Hublander, Beaniebabe28, Stucuk & TT and while we were talking about it …

Caches No’s 2708 to 2722 – Virtuals, Earthcaches and Survey Monuments going South
Fri, 26/07/13 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 2708 to 2722 – Virtuals, Earthcaches and Survey Monuments going South

It was time for my annual camping trip to Norfolk (see caches 52-59, 620-630, 1299-1303 and 1912-1941 for previous years) and I was wanting my drive down to be a little more interesting than just …

Caches No’s 2706 & 2707 – Saturday Evening at Bolton Abbey
Sat, 20/07/13 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 2706 & 2707 – Saturday Evening at Bolton Abbey

Saturday evening and I hadn’t found a cache for a week – well there are hardly any to find locally and it had been too hot to venture far from the cool indoor shade !
So …

Caches No’s 2658 to 2705 – The York Mega Series II Northern Loop
Sun, 14/07/13 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 2658 to 2705 – The York Mega Series II Northern Loop

Through the power of Facebook I had arranged to meet Team MX and anyone else interested in the village of Terrington to do the Northern Loop of the York Mega Series II. The York Mega …

Caches No’s 2655 to 2657 – Don’t Sign on the Dotted Line
Sun, 14/07/13 – 23:58 | No Comment
Caches No’s 2655 to 2657 – Don’t Sign on the Dotted Line

There was little doubt that when I did the Cachiversary challenge the cache I found most interested in was the YOSM, there was something entertaining about finding a location where there was no cache to …