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

Church Micro 5816…Stainburn GC54QR3 – My Cache Hide #3
Tue, 13/05/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Church Micro 5816…Stainburn GC54QR3 – My Cache Hide #3

As there are virtually no Church Micros near me – 7 within 10 miles and none at all to the north of me for well NW sector 60 miles, N sector 31 miles and NE …

Caches No’s 3224 to 3228 – New Caches and Church Micros
Mon, 12/05/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3224 to 3228 – New Caches and Church Micros

I have to say that Church Micros are growing on me, there aren’t that many around here so I hadn’t taken much notice of them, but there are about 5,500 in the country and visiting …

Caches No’s 3220 to 3223 – A local Church Micro amongst others
Thu, 8/05/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3220 to 3223 – A local Church Micro amongst others

There are only a few Church Micro caches within 25 miles of me, surprisingly I haven’t been to find two of the nearest ones, so I set out on a wet Thursday afternoon with the …

Caches No’s 3205 to 3219 – The Kent Mega 2014 – part III
Mon, 5/05/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3205 to 3219 – The Kent Mega 2014 – part III

The next day, Bank Holiday Monday was a long day for me, we got up for 9:00am and because the Premier Inn breakfast would have to be paid for and is expensive we decided to …

Caches No’s 3196 to 3204 – The Kent Mega 2014 – part II
Sun, 4/05/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3196 to 3204 – The Kent Mega 2014 – part II

The Hotel we were staying in managed to cock up our rooms – apparently there were two people staying with similar names (though not very similar to people with eyes to see the surname was …

Caches No’s 3183 to 3195 – The Kent Mega 2014 – part I
Sat, 3/05/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3183 to 3195 – The Kent Mega 2014 – part I

The cachers down London way had had a bit of a complaint that the UK Mega event had never been in their neck of the woods, it had been in Harrogate, Weston Super-Mare, Perth, Swansea, …

Caches No’s 3173 to 3182 – As I was going to St Ives…
Wed, 30/04/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3173 to 3182 – As I was going to St Ives…

Not St Ives in Cornwall, nor even St Ives in Cambridgshire, but the St Ives estate near Bingley, West Yorkshire.
It was a nice sunny morning and I felt like going for a walk, and I …

Cache No. 3172 – GC4ARJP TRIG (revisited (again))
Mon, 28/04/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Cache No. 3172 – GC4ARJP TRIG (revisited (again))

28th April 2014 – TRIG GC4ARJP – cache #3172
Having tried and failed twice to find the Trig puzzle cache up on the moor I had a message from the CO that he had been to …

Caches No’s 3168 to 3171 – Happy Birthday To Me
Sat, 26/04/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3168 to 3171 – Happy Birthday To Me

Happy Birthday to me, Happy Birthday FOX 661L, Happy Birthday to me…
Last year on my birthday I went out to find a 5/5 puzzle cache without the co-ordinates (see cache #2439), this year it was …

Caches No’s 3158 to 3167 – Four Days of New Caches and Old Caches
Sun, 20/04/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3158 to 3167 – Four Days of New Caches and Old Caches

Having spent a long weekend caching with Angel78 and increasing my count for 2014 from 36 to 85 I had got back into the habit of caching, so when a local cache was put out …

Caches No’s 3149 to 3157 – The Long Drive Home From Brean
Mon, 14/04/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3149 to 3157 – The Long Drive Home From Brean

All good things come to an end, and so on the Monday morning Angel78 and I said goodbye to our friends and set off home up the motorway… for all of two junctions until we …

Caches No’s 3130 to 3148 – A Visit To Wells
Sun, 13/04/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3130 to 3148 – A Visit To Wells

After the hangover the day before I didn’t drink quite so much vodka the next evening and so was fit and ready to go at the time Angel78 had determined we were to set off …