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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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Caches No’s 1081 to 1086 – Tramping the footpaths, at last
Wed, 27/04/11 – 14:39 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1081 to 1086 – Tramping the footpaths, at last

After four months of restricted movement and relative inactivity my sciatica seems to be fading away, which is good, cos it means that I can get out and find more caches, ones that aren’t roadside …

Caches No’s 1068 to 1080 – A Weekend Away Part IV : The Drive North
Wed, 27/04/11 – 12:52 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1068 to 1080 – A Weekend Away Part IV : The Drive North

April 11th 2011 – HELP!!!Which way to NAM? GC2EGFK – cache #1068
Another weekend over and time to begin the journey home, which would start by finishing the Channel Link caches that were to the north …

Caches No’s 1036 to 1067 – Channel Link Phase 2
Tue, 26/04/11 – 19:39 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1036 to 1067 – Channel Link Phase 2

April 10th 2011 – Channel Link #18 – Shapwick Hill GC2AYB0 – cache #1036
Sunday,  and I had all afternoon free to go caching, so I drove down the Motorway to the next Junction and took …

Caches No’s 1028 to 1035 – Channel Link Phase 1
Tue, 26/04/11 – 15:41 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1028 to 1035 – Channel Link Phase 1

I’d decided that while I was down in the South if I had time I would do the Channel Link series which is a set of 55 caches on a 60 mile route from Weston …

Caches No’s 1014 to 1027 – A Weekend Away Part I (again): The Drive South
Tue, 26/04/11 – 12:58 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1014 to 1027 – A Weekend Away Part I (again): The Drive South

Just like last 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 250 …

Caches No’s 1011 to 1013 – Trains and Phones and Pubs
Tue, 26/04/11 – 11:22 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1011 to 1013 – Trains and Phones and Pubs

March 22nd 2011 – ‘t Woolpack GC2NNZ1 – cache #1011
A cache only a mile or so from where I work – which took me two attempts to get it due the first time to the …

Cache No. 1010 – He’s Fallen In The Water
Wed, 2/03/11 – 20:44 | No Comment
Cache No. 1010 – He’s Fallen In The Water

22nd February 2011 – Baildon Bridge GC2NN0Y – cache #1010
Another new cache… it was Tuesday lunchtime and the cache had been hidden on Sunday, only two people had been to it before I got there.
The …

Cache No. 1009 – First Weekend Away Of The Year Cache No. 1009
Wed, 2/03/11 – 20:41 | No Comment
Cache No. 1009 – First Weekend Away Of The Year Cache No. 1009

19th February 2011 – Pork Pie View – cache #1009
Wellingborough, on a cold wet February teatime isn’t a very exciting place, Angel78, Erik and I were just going for a little walk to stretch our …

Caches No’s 1005 to 1008 – Back In The Saddle Again
Wed, 2/03/11 – 20:32 | No Comment
Caches No’s 1005 to 1008 – Back In The Saddle Again

9th February 2011 – SideTracked – Airedale Line: Saltaire – Cache #1005
Last winter I did no caching from my 200th find when I was away in November to the first weeke in February, this winter …

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 …