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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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My research into the various branches of my family tree

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Weekends Away in Sunny Hunstanton

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The adventures of the Waffle-Ale group

Caches No’s 1451 to 1457 – The Snape Sneak
Thu, 19/04/12 – 16:37 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1451 to 1457 – The Snape Sneak

A new series of caches had been put out near Harrogate, so on a Saturday afternoon I thought I would have a go at it. The cache setter said it had taken them 2 hours …

Caches 1447 to 1450 – 29th February Caching
Thu, 29/03/12 – 22:18 | No Comment
Caches 1447 to 1450 – 29th February Caching

There are caches that require you to have found at least one cache on all possible days of the year, so 366 caching days are needed. 2012 is a leap year and the first opportunity …

Caches No’s 1422 to 1446 – The Spofforth And Follifoot Walk
Mon, 12/03/12 – 16:16 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1422 to 1446 – The Spofforth And Follifoot Walk

Not being a fan of slogging around caches in the cold, wet and mud it was only when a new cache trail appeared locally that I decided to spend a Sunday Morning out doing the …

Cache No 1421 – Carlton Bench
Sun, 4/03/12 – 22:17 | No Comment
Cache No 1421 – Carlton Bench

24th February 2012 – Carlton Bench GC3CZ4X – cache #1421
A lovely sunny lunchtime, so I took a stroll up the lane to find this cache.
It is a well camouflaged cache, after sitting on the bench …

Caches No’s 1409 to 1420 – Monkeys, Buzzards and Canals
Sun, 4/03/12 – 22:06 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1409 to 1420 – Monkeys, Buzzards and Canals

After a rather late Saturday night I woke up in this hotel in Walsall to find it had snowed but the sky was blue and sun was brightly shining… so I went for a little …

Caches No’s 1406 to 1408 – Lunchtime Locals
Sun, 4/03/12 – 22:04 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1406 to 1408 – Lunchtime Locals

More local caches put out in the New Year, near enough for me to visit at Lunchtimes
1st February 2012 – Nunroyd Park N Grab GC3BDNJ – cache #1406
For these local caches I don’t really need …

Caches No’s 1401 to 1405 – Back in the Saddle Again
Wed, 29/02/12 – 21:50 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1401 to 1405 – Back in the Saddle Again

Two winters ago I had a 3 month break from Caching, from early Nov to Early Feb, last winter it was 20th Dec to 9th Feb, this year I did just a little better, but …

Caches No’s 1395 to 1400 – The End Of The Year Show
Wed, 29/02/12 – 20:39 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1395 to 1400 – The End Of The Year Show

7th December 2011 – Sound of Music! GC38GNV – cache #1395
A very windy lunchtime trip brought me to this cache which is one of those caches hidden in plain sight… I could see it from …

Caches No’s 1385 to 1394 – Not Christmas Shopping in York
Tue, 13/12/11 – 19:43 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1385 to 1394 – Not Christmas Shopping in York

Every year I take my Mother to do some Christmas shopping in York on or about the first Saturday in December, normally for me this means a few hours mooching around the shops, but as …

Caches No’s 1381 to 1384 – Lunchtime Calling
Mon, 12/12/11 – 22:44 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1381 to 1384 – Lunchtime Calling

8th November 2011 – Hidden Aireborough 1 GC36Z0E – cache #1381
I suppose I am quite lucky that people keep putting out more caches put out that I can get to at lunchtime, because there isn’t …

Caches No’s 1371 to 1380 – Driving Back From Norfolk
Mon, 12/12/11 – 22:44 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1371 to 1380 – Driving Back From Norfolk

A horrible wet and miserable day to drive home on, but there were more caches to find, so again I took the long way home.
7th November 2011 – Knights Hospitallier’s GC1GTGK – cache #1371
This cache …

Caches No’s 1361 to 1370 – Remember, Remember, The Fifth Of November
Mon, 12/12/11 – 20:51 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1361 to 1370 – Remember, Remember, The Fifth Of November

5th November 2011 – Norfolk Haunts – O Zone GC2YG2Z – cache #1361
Over the year since I was last in Hunstanton the local cachers had put out some new caches… so it only seemed polite …