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Johnston-Stevenson Stopping House

¬†Sometimes you stumble across something completely unexpected and it causes you to fall into a research hole… This posting got its start back in the summer, August 8 to be exact.¬† I had a day off from work and I … Continue reading

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Plateau Mountain

Old-fashioned caching at it’s finest — an entire day out on the roads and the trails and just one smiley to show for it. That was the plan and that’s pretty much how it played out too. Our target was … Continue reading

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Geocaching Souvenirs: Idaho

It’s been a few months since I looked back at one of my Geocaching souvenirs and how I earned it.¬† This time I look back at the state souvenir for Idaho. My first cache in Idaho was GCQYTH “SPRUCE LEAFS” … Continue reading

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Geocaching Souvenirs: British Columbia

Continuing my series where I revisit each of the Geocaching Souvenirs I have earned and reminisce about how I came to earn it… “Souvenirs are virtual pieces of art that you can discover and display on your   profile page. They … Continue reading

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Geocaching 2010

I don’t normally do New Year’s Resolutions.  However, back on January 2, 2010 someone on the Groundspeak forums started a thread asking about caching goals for the upcoming year.  My answers were quite simple: – More events / group caching. … Continue reading

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Fisher Ridge

It started with a simple email on a Wednesday night which read “Any interest in a short hike/bike up the Evan-Thomas Trail on Saturday morning to Fisher Ridge Cap?”  It sounded intriguing.  It was an area of Kananaskis I had … Continue reading

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Geocaching Souvenirs

In a recent update to the Geocaching website, Groundspeak introduced the concept of Souvenirs. You can read the details of Souvenirs here:  http://www.geocaching.com/about/souvenirs.aspx Essentially, you either find a Geocache within a Souvenir zone, or you search for a Geocache using … Continue reading

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