Heading for 5000
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Mon, 19/08/19 – 11:53 | No Comment

It seems to have been a long time since I reached a milestone cache – My 4,000th cache was the first ‘Meet the Mega Committee’ event we held back in January 2016, over three and …

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Explorer 297

Explorer Map 297 – Lower Wharfedale & Washburn Valley

Genealogy

My research into the various branches of my family tree

Geocaching

Stories from my Geocaching adventures

WASH

Weekends Away in Sunny Hunstanton

Wharfedale Plus

The adventures of the Waffle-Ale group

Caches No’s 1688 to 1700 – Jacks Walk
Mon, 18/06/12 – 20:27 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1688 to 1700 – Jacks Walk

At the end of April I had been to Green Hammerton between Harrogate and York to do a cache series, a couple of weeks after I had been there another cache series had been set …

Caches No’s 1678 to 1687 – Wall Walk
Mon, 18/06/12 – 20:15 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1678 to 1687 – Wall Walk

Another Saturday evening and time to go and find some more caches, this time a series that was set out locally over a few weeks, so although some of the caches have been available for …

Caches No’s 1661 to 1677 – The Nano’s of Leeds
Thu, 14/06/12 – 20:10 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1661 to 1677 – The Nano’s of Leeds

It was a fine Saturday night, and I had nothing to do, so I decided to go and find some caches that would be best searched for when it’s quiet… the caches in the middle …

Caches No’s 1647 to 1660 – The Green Hammerton Walk
Mon, 30/04/12 – 21:39 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1647 to 1660 – The Green Hammerton Walk

Saturday afternoon after the wettest week in April since records began 140 years ago… and I decided that I would do better walking on tracks and lanes rather than over the fields, so I chose …

Caches No’s 1621 to 1647 – A Weekend Away at Brean Sands
Thu, 26/04/12 – 22:00 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1621 to 1647 – A Weekend Away at Brean Sands

Just like last two year this entry will start “I was travelling down to Brean Sands near Weston Super Mare for the weekend, so I thought I’d do a few drive by caches, it’s a …

Caches No’s 1607 to 1620 – The Scarcroft and Bardsey Walks
Thu, 26/04/12 – 21:15 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1607 to 1620 – The Scarcroft and Bardsey Walks

To catch up / pull ahead of Adam (UKCacheMag) in terms of number of caches found I need to maximise my numbers when planning cache trips, which isn’t easy as I have done almost all …

Caches No’s 1581 to 1606 – More Cycle Caching
Wed, 25/04/12 – 21:29 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1581 to 1606 – More Cycle Caching

When I was young bicycles used to come with mudguards, mudguards that stopped the spray from wet roads as well as mud from muddy paths leaving the distinctive line up the back of your clothes… …

Caches No’s 1565 to 1580 – Easter Caches
Wed, 25/04/12 – 21:15 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1565 to 1580 – Easter Caches

While I was out walking the Ledsham and Fairburn series the previous afternoon I got a text from a young lady saying she wanted to go to the Seaside. Well, I couldn’t disappoint her and …

Cache No’s 1536 to 1564 – Ledsham and Fairburn Walk
Wed, 25/04/12 – 21:09 | No Comment
Cache No’s 1536 to 1564 – Ledsham and Fairburn Walk

After the success of the Cycle caching last time I thought I would go back to the Ferrybridge area and do another series the following weekend, this time I chose the Ledsham and Fairburn walk, …

Caches No’s 1501 to 1535 – Kellingley Pit Cycle
Tue, 24/04/12 – 21:58 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1501 to 1535 – Kellingley Pit Cycle

My friend Adam (formerly Diving DJ – now changed his name to UKCacheMag – but that’s another story) have started a little competition to see who can get to the next milestone first. And I …

Caches No’s 1486 to 1500 – Bramhope Circular(ish)
Tue, 24/04/12 – 21:00 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1486 to 1500 – Bramhope Circular(ish)

A new circuit of caches had been put out round the village of Bramhope which is 3 miles from where I live, so on the Saturday morning I thought I ought to go and start …

Caches No’s 1472 to 1485 – Nidd Gorge Walk
Tue, 24/04/12 – 20:40 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1472 to 1485 – Nidd Gorge Walk

A sunny Sunday morning and I thought I would go for a little walk along the banks of the River Nidd just to the East of Harrogate… and find the cache series known as the …