Boise, Idaho

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Today's Location: [Boise, ID]

The Boise, Idaho graticule is at latitude 43, longitude -116. It covers the whole Treasure Valley.

Some statistics about this graticule:

  Population:         ~600,000
  Highest Point:      8051 ft (2453 m) @ War Eagle Mountain
  Lowest Point:       2145 ft (654 m) @ Snake River where it crosses 44° North
  Total Area:         3469 sq miles (8985.4 sq km)
  City/Town area:     6.8% - 235 sq miles (608.3 sq km) 
  Area on/near roads: 4.7% - 162 sq miles (419.6 sq km) (includes minor roads, and does not exclude area assigned to other categories)
  Farm/rural area:    ~19% - ~660 sq miles (~1700 sq km)
  Wilderness area:    ~74% - ~2570 sq miles (~6650 sq km)

Contents

[edit] Local Geohashers

  • Eric (Eldin) I'll be hitting hashes as I'm able in this and surrounding graticules. Hope to meet other geohashers sometime.
  • Ojones

[edit] Inactive Local Geohashers

Local geohashers with no wiki activity for a year will be moved to this section.

  • Nathan Not sure anyone else will do this in the Boise area, but I'll try
  • Brian Can do weekends if not too far, in Boise.
  • Jeremiah Would be willing to do weekends or weekdays near the East Boise/Meridian area
  • Charles Also willing to do weekends- <5pm sat or >6pm Sundays.

[edit] Expedition planning

Discussions of upcoming planned expeditions or links to their pages should go here

[edit] Expeditions

[edit] Achievements

Achievements related to the graticule itself.

note for Most Active Graticules achievement: The achievement has differing degrees. (monthly, yearly, and all-time, each with separate ribbons for most successful expeditions and most total expeditions) For each degree of achievement, at most two ribbons will be shown here. Once for the first time a specific degree was achieved, and once for the highest expedition count with which a specific degree was achieved.

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Jrmhkts & Laura earned the Virgin Graticule Achievement
by being the first to reach any hashpoint in the (43, -116) graticule, here, on 2010-11-11.
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The Boise, Idaho graticule (43, -116) earned the Mostly Active Graticule achievement
for the month of March 2013 in the category total expeditions by being the location of 8 expeditions.
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The Boise, Idaho graticule (43, -116) earned the Mostly Active Graticule achievement
for the month of April 2013 in the category coordinates reached by being the location of 5 successful expeditions.
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The Boise, Idaho graticule (43, -116) earned the Most Active Graticule achievement
for the year 2013 in the category total expeditions by being the location of 52 expeditions.