2013-03-12 45 -76

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Tue 12 Mar 2013 in 45,-76:
45.4269208, -76.0285898

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[edit] Location

A field on Dunrobin Road, just outside of the town of Dunrobin.

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[edit] Plans

After deciding that the late season skiing was no longer much good, I checked the map for today's hash point. I saw that it was in an easily accessible location not to far from my house, so I figured out how to use my garmin for this and went for an early season bike ride.

[edit] Expedition

This was my first ever geohash, as well as my first time riding this early in the season, so I had to get a few things sorted out first. I had plenty of warm athletic clothing from cross-country skiing, so that wasn't much of an issue. It didn't take me too long to figure out how to set my garmin to track a point, so I set it to the hash coordinates and got going.

I rode to the point along the road that was closest to the hash, got off, and started walking through the slushy field. At this point, I realized something a bit more sturdy than running shoes would have been a good idea. Oh well, the geohash was just under 100 meters from the road, so it was a easy walk regardless.

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[edit] Achievements

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AndrewM earned the Land geohash achievement
by reaching the (45, -76) geohash on 2013-03-12.
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AndrewM earned the Bicycle geohash achievement
by cycling 14km to and from the (45, -76) geohash on 2013-03-12.