Heading for 5000
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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

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 …

On Ilkla’ Moor Ba’ T’at – Caches No’s 514 – 526
Thu, 27/05/10 – 23:53 | No Comment
On Ilkla’ Moor Ba’ T’at – Caches No’s 514 – 526

22nd May 2010 – Hangingstone GCX516 – cache #514
Saturday was a hot sunny day, very hot in fact, so I hid from it until the evening and then went out up Ilkley Moor to have …

Five Miles Out – Caches No’s 508-513
Thu, 27/05/10 – 23:43 | No Comment
Five Miles Out – Caches No’s 508-513

17th May 2010 – Archie’s Walk #5 – In the Wood GC1HHBM – cache #508
After succeeding to the 500 mark with several days to spare it was time for a new challenge, and getting to …

500 Up ! – Caches No’s 491 – 507
Sun, 23/05/10 – 22:45 | No Comment
500 Up ! – Caches No’s 491 – 507

15th May 2010 – EVERGREEN GC1DTPC – cache #491
A sunny Saturday afternoon, FA Cup Final or caching ? I chose caching.
There is a country park on the south edge of Bingley about 8 miles from …

Where has tha’ bin since I saw thee ? – Caches No’s 481 – 490
Sun, 23/05/10 – 22:30 | No Comment
Where has tha’ bin since I saw thee ? – Caches No’s 481 – 490

14th May 2010 – Burley’s Crack GC1R8X8 – cache #481
A pleasantly warm Friday night, what better to do than go for a walk over the moors ? In this case obviously Ilkley moor, a place …