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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

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

The disappearance of GEOCACHING ROCKS! Geocoin
Wed, 2/02/11 – 20:26 | No Comment
The disappearance of GEOCACHING ROCKS! Geocoin

I’d put the Geocoin out for my 1,000th cache find, with the goal of it finding another 1,000 caches itself along the way.
So 21st November 2010 it was released into the wild, in cache Bridge …

Logging the Miles – Fox’s TB TB3MT40
Sun, 2/01/11 – 20:48 | No Comment
Logging the Miles – Fox’s TB TB3MT40

For Christmas Twirlagirl (otherwise known as my sister and neices) bought me a present of a Travelbug Tee Shirt, there is a normal travel bug dogtag and the tee shirt has the bug design and …

Cache No.1004 – Last Cache Of 2010
Mon, 20/12/10 – 23:12 | No Comment
Cache No.1004 – Last Cache Of 2010

22nd December 2010 – Six Feet Under GC2KE0A – cache #1004
Another new cache placed not far away from work. The problem is that the cache was in the middle of a long stretch of riverbank …

Caches No’s 1001, 1002 & 1003 – Three New Ones
Sun, 28/11/10 – 19:33 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1001, 1002 & 1003 – Three New Ones

New caches are being put out all the time. Two more new caches appeared midweek inside the range of a lunchtime caching trip from work, so on the Friday I ventured out to look for …

Trackable No.1 – Geocaching Rocks! Geocoin
Thu, 25/11/10 – 19:46 | No Comment
Trackable No.1 – Geocaching Rocks! Geocoin

TB3XM3T – GEOCACHING ROCKS! Geocoin
This is the Geocoin that I released into my 1,000th found cache.
It was given to me by my friend Adam (DivingDJ) who was the one who introduced me to Geocaching. He …

Caches No’s 997-1000 – Millenium
Thu, 25/11/10 – 19:37 | No Comment
Caches No’s 997-1000 – Millenium

And so we get to the 1,000th cache, I was going to do one of the major landmark caches, Whitespace, Werewolf etc, up on Saddleworth Moor, but unfortunately the weather isn’t really the best in …

Caches No’s 992 to 996 – Micro Meander
Thu, 25/11/10 – 19:36 | No Comment
Caches No’s 992 to 996 – Micro Meander

A cold, damp and misty Saturday afternoon and I went to Knaresborough to do a little caching, the micro meander is a short walk around a riverside park which has 7 caches on it with …

Caches No’s 986 to 991 – Sudoku, Highways & Byways
Thu, 18/11/10 – 22:02 | No Comment
Caches No’s 986 to 991 – Sudoku, Highways & Byways

Another sunny Sunday morning and a couple of hours free to grab some caches, with the marathon caching sessions the weekend before I was no longer chasing all the caches I could find to get …

Cache No 985 – Serendipity
Thu, 18/11/10 – 21:37 | No Comment
Cache No 985 – Serendipity

10th November 2011 – Serendipity GC2HWBG – cache #985
While I was away at the weekend another new cache appeared that was just within range for my lunchtime caching sessions. So on a bright sunny Wednesday …

Caches No’s 961 to 984 – Driving Back From Norfolk
Thu, 18/11/10 – 21:24 | No Comment
Caches No’s 961 to 984 – Driving Back From Norfolk

Monday morning, the (rather drunken and lack of sleeping) weekend over and it was time for the drive home, via another leg of the Skeg to Ness route and some more caches. I went from …

Caches No’s 953 to 960 – Norfolk Sunday
Thu, 18/11/10 – 19:47 | No Comment
Caches No’s 953 to 960 – Norfolk Sunday

7th November 2011 – Village Life – Castle Rising GC28MEB – cache #953
Sunday, and again I had a couple of hours to fill, so again I went for a drive around the villages caching, Castle …

Caches No’s 947 to 952 – Norfolk Saturday
Thu, 18/11/10 – 19:38 | No Comment
Caches No’s 947 to 952 – Norfolk Saturday

6th November 2011 – Sunny Hunny GC1G4HR – cache #947
On the Saturday morning in Hunstanton I had to take a walk to the shops, so used the walk as an opportunity to find the two …