Morton Fox (mortonfox) wrote,
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Lancaster LIX and LX

After not having been to Lancaster for about two months, I decided there were enough new geocaches for two days of geocaching. Also, by this time in the winter, the brush had thinned out enough to make it possible to find difficult caches like "Counting Cars on 30", which was hanging in a deciduous bush. Series of caches I did this weekend were "HACC", which used the walking paths of a community college campus in Lancaster, and "Well Trained Monkey", which included some puzzles but were mostly quick caches in the Ephrata area.

My rainy Saturday morning started with a visit to Brandywine Springs Park in Wilmington for the "10th Anniversary of EarthCaching Flash Mob" geocaching event. We had cupcakes and then took a short hike out to visit the "Rocks of Delaware Piedmont" earthcache. Since earthcaches are logged by answering questions about the geology of the area, it was interesting to do one as a group and compare answers. It was funny that there was no consensus at all. One's estimate of the composition of the rock depended on which angle one looked at it from and it was further complicated when someone noticed that part of it had been scraped off. The cave dimensions also depended on how one measured it since it's an irregular shape with an elongated space inside. Still, it was fun to do that in a group.



Saturday:

10th Anniversary of EarthCaching Flash Mob (Delaware)
Rocks of Delaware Piedmont (Delaware)
Dale's Covered Bridge (Pennsylvania)
I Spy With My Little Eye (Pennsylvania)
Tall Cedars (Pennsylvania)
Just off the dog run (Pennsylvania)
Jabba (at) the Hutt Again (Pennsylvania)
HACC V A Fungus Among Us (Pennsylvania)
HACC III Stumped By This Part of the Path (Pennsylvania)
HACC I Welcome to Campus (Pennsylvania)
HACC IV Sticky Situation (Pennsylvania)
HACC II No Sign Posted On This Path (Pennsylvania)
Rock Easy II (Pennsylvania)
SHUTS up and just find the cache (Pennsylvania)
In the Heels of Alamogul #15 (Pennsylvania)
Grofftown Road...You Can't Get Here From There (Pennsylvania)
CSI Lancaster 3 - Evidence (Pennsylvania)
Well Trained Monkey 4 (Pennsylvania)
Well Trained Monkey 6 (Pennsylvania)
Well Trained Monkey 8 - Spider Monkey Edition (Pennsylvania)
I See Jared 2! (Pennsylvania)
Well Trained Monkey 11 - Tamarin Edition (Pennsylvania)
Well Trained Monkey 5 (Pennsylvania)
Well Trained Monkey 13 - Uakari Edition (Pennsylvania)
Inside The White Box #11 (Pennsylvania)
Well Trained Monkey 7 (Pennsylvania)
Well Trained Monkey 14 - Titi Edition (Pennsylvania)
A Bush-el of Hope (Pennsylvania)
Well Trained Monkey 3 (Pennsylvania)

Sunday:

P.O. Box - Leola (Pennsylvania)
Rock Easy IV (Pennsylvania)
Guarding the Rail III (Pennsylvania)
Abby's Home (Pennsylvania)
Tuck Rule (Pennsylvania)
S.O.S. G.E.G (Pennsylvania)
Jacktobox (Pennsylvania)
Let's Roll (Pennsylvania)
Socially Challenged (Pennsylvania)
CSI Lancaster 1 - Evidence - new crime scene (Pennsylvania)
Going Flamingo Nuts (Pennsylvania)
Counting Cars on 30 (Pennsylvania)
Can You Produce It? (Pennsylvania)
Under the Spreading Walnut Tree (Pennsylvania)
Stone Mill - Don't let this one get under foot (Pennsylvania)
West Branch Cache (Pennsylvania)
Enter the Den (Pennsylvania)
Lucy's Favorite Walk (Pennsylvania)
Conflicting "children" Signs (Pennsylvania)
Inside The White Box #6 (Pennsylvania)
Covered Bridge RESTORED! (Pennsylvania)
Wheres The Path? (Pennsylvania)
Coffee or Ice? (Pennsylvania)
For You $1 (Pennsylvania)
When can I expect a road? (Pennsylvania)
Clue Me In: Gamepiece #6 (Pennsylvania)
Clue Me In: Gamepiece #9 (Pennsylvania)

Tags: earthcache, geocaching, geocaching event, lancaster county
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