2013-03-22 42 -89

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Fri 22 Mar 2013 in 42,-89:
42.5108590, -89.0339886

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Location[edit]

In a small lake/pond at Riverside Park in Beloit, Wisconsin. Luckily it's mere feet from a dock.

Participants[edit]

Plans[edit]

I'm heading home to Milwaukee from St. Louis where I've been working this week. This will be one of two hashpoints I can reach on the way home.

Expedition[edit]

By the time I arrived it was dark. I was constantly scanning for that moment when a police car comes in and asks why I'm in a cold, snow-covered park on pier.

I quickly made my way to the pier and got myself positioned about 9ft from the hash. Snapped a few pictures and headed over to the first cache of the night.

The next one, a virtual cache required moving the car and finding a new parking spot and then still walking to it.

Now it's cold and I'm tired and I still have over an hour to go to get home.

Tracklog[edit]

My GPS tracklog is available in GPX and KMZ formats.

Photos[edit]

Achievements[edit]

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RocketMac earned the Land geohash achievement
by reaching the (42, -89) geohash on 2013-03-22.
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RocketMac earned the Multihash Achievement
by reaching the (40, -89) and (42, -89) geohashes on 2013-03-22.
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RocketMac earned the Hash collision honorable mention
by discovering the geocache GC3XPBR 421ft from the (42, -89) geohash on 2013-03-22.
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RocketMac earned the Hash collision honorable mention
by discovering the geocache GC1ECB .25 mi from the (42, -89) geohash on 2013-03-22.