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

Ingenuity on Ilkley Moor – Caches No’s 615-626
Sat, 3/07/10 – 0:01 | No Comment
Ingenuity on Ilkley Moor – Caches No’s 615-626

28th June 2010 – Wot? No Trains ? – Curse of the FTF Wharfedale #17 GC2ARK6 – Cache #615
Another of the ‘Curse’ caches, in a spot I have to pass on my way home from …

Not Camping at Dalesbridge – Caches No’s 600 – 614
Mon, 28/06/10 – 23:27 | No Comment
Not Camping at Dalesbridge – Caches No’s 600 – 614

26th June 2010 – Falconry Centre GC2AMXG – Cache #600
There was a geocaching event GC Let’s Go Camping At Dalesbridge Again on the last weekend in June. I didn’t attend it though I was at …

Is this Grouse a Famous One ? – Caches No’s 592 – 600
Mon, 28/06/10 – 23:12 | No Comment
Is this Grouse a Famous One ? – Caches No’s 592 – 600

24th June 2010 – Stig’s cache GC2AGTD – cache #592
A lunchtime cache. A new cache hidden about 4 miles away from where I work, so just about within the radius I can get to …

Summer Solstice – Caches 585 – 591
Sun, 27/06/10 – 23:20 | No Comment
Summer Solstice – Caches 585 – 591

21st June 2010 – Yellow Bog GC1JH4A – Cache #585
The evening of Midsummers Day, the longest light evening of the year, so I decided to set out for a reasonably long walk across the …

The Way Home From Shopping – Caches No’s 578 – 584
Sun, 27/06/10 – 23:13 | No Comment
The Way Home From Shopping – Caches No’s 578 – 584

19th June 2010 – Don’s Cache GCKVHK – Cache #578
Saturday morning, and I had a little shopping to do that I decided to avoid going into the ‘big city’ i.e. Leeds or Bradford,could be best …

Monday, Monday – Caches No’s 572 – 577
Sun, 27/06/10 – 23:13 | No Comment
Monday, Monday – Caches No’s 572 – 577

14th June 2010 – The Yellow Brick RD GC10PXV – Cache #572
Monday, and after the rain of the day before we had a nice sunny day, so in the evening I set out to clear …

Another Caching Weekend – Caches No’s 553 – 571
Sun, 20/06/10 – 18:34 | No Comment
Another Caching Weekend – Caches No’s 553 – 571

11th June 2010 – Too Good To Be True? GC1PC37 – Cache #553
A puzzle cache with more red herrings than a communist fishing boat, that purports to be an ammo can contain a black book …

Fantasy World Cup – My Cache Hide No. 2
Sun, 20/06/10 – 17:48 | No Comment
Fantasy World Cup – My Cache Hide No. 2

9th June 2010 – Fantasy World Cup GC2A02F – My Cache #2
Having cleared all the caches around where I work I had nothing left to do at lunchtimes… so I decided that I had better …

Buckets, Tins and Bricks – Caches No’s 543 – 552
Sun, 13/06/10 – 19:04 | No Comment
Buckets, Tins and Bricks – Caches No’s 543 – 552

4th June 2010 – The Secret Seven House GC – Cache #543
I’d been spending time trying to work out solutions to local puzzle caches of which there are many in the Area between my house …

The Key at The Hunter’s Stones – Caches No’s 538 – 542
Sun, 13/06/10 – 15:00 | No Comment
The Key at The Hunter’s Stones – Caches No’s 538 – 542

Spring Bank Holiday Monday – The day that last year I set off out with my PDA to find my first Geocache.
I’d not managed to make head or tail of the puzzle I had been …

One Year On – Caches No’s 531 – 537
Sun, 30/05/10 – 22:11 | No Comment
One Year On – Caches No’s 531 – 537

30th May 2009
Today marks the first anniversary of my geocaching hobby. To mark this ‘birthday’ I decided I ought to go and find a 5/5 cache – one given 5stars for difficulty and 5stars for …

The Working Week – Caches No’s 527 – 530
Sun, 30/05/10 – 17:43 | No Comment
The Working Week – Caches No’s 527 – 530

25th May 2010 – Janet and John go caching GC28ZV9 – cache #527
So, Sunday afternoon I had cleared all the five caches in Buck Wood, a whole swathe of the geocaching.com map turned from …