I live in the Springfield Massachusetts (USA) suburbs with my husband and two kids. I went on my first geohash on June 14, 2009. I'd like to move to the west coast or overseas in order to be able to find out the day's coordinates earlier than 9:30 am.
Expeditions are in the Springfield, MA graticule unless it says otherwise.
2012-05-27 42 -72 In the trees near some houses in West Suffield, CT. Not reached because GPS wouldn't work.
2010-09-06 42 -72 In a suburban house in East Longmeadow, MA. No Trespassing
2010-08-10 42 -72 On the side of a road in Westfield, Massachusetts
2010-06-28 42 -72 On the side of a road in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts
2010-04-10 42 -72 In the trees behind some houses in West Springfield, Massachusetts.
2010-04-05 42 -72 At Ludlow Reservoir, in Ludlow, Massachusetts.
2010-03-21 42 -72 In Fannie Stebbins Wildlife Refuge in Longmeadow, Massachusetts.
2010-03-09 42 -72 On someone's front lawn in Gill, Massachusetts.
2009-12-25 42 -72 A Christmas Day Holy Hash at Bethlehem Church in Sturbridge, MA. (official location - not alternate!)
2009-11-29 42 -71 In or near a beaver pond in Westminster MA. The kids couldn't make it through the brush.
2009-11-17 42 -72 In suburban Ludlow, MA. Totally frustrating failure, in which I broke my bike.
2009-10-17 42 -72 In the middle of Route 47 in Hadley, MA.
2009-09-09 42 -72 In a street in a residential neighborhood in Springfield, Massachusetts.
2009-08-16 42 -72 In some trees, near a meadow in Wilmington Vermont. The kids and I tried but didn't make it.
2009-08-07 42 -72 At the Stefanik Elementary School in Chicopee, Massachusetts
2009-07-25 42 -72 In Harriman Reservoir, in southern Vermont. We tried to get there by canoe, but didn't make it.
2009-07-12 42 -72 On the side of a suburban street in West Springfield, Massachusetts (We went to the wrong place)
2009-07-06 42 -72 On the shoulder of Route 20 in Wilbraham, Massachusetts
2009-06-27 42 -72 At the prison in Enfield, CT (Although site was outside the fence, I didn't trespass, thus didn't make it.) (No Trespassing.)
2009-06-17 42 -72 In the parking lot of a nursing home (former hospital) in Springfield, Massachusetts
2009-06-15 42 -72 In a dingle in Longmeadow, Massachusetts (We didn't make it all the way to the hashpoint)
2009-06-14 42 -72 Next to the playground of a Lutheran Church in Southwick, Massachusetts
Ribbons Earned in 2012
|Sara earned the Blinded by Science Consolation Prize|
Ribbons Earned In 2010
|Sara and Jim earned the Frozen Geohash Achievement|
|Sara and Jim earned the Public transport geohash achievement|
|Sara, her son, and her daughter earned the Virgin Graticule Achievement|
| Sara earned the Reverse regional achievement
| Sara's Dad earned the Oldest Geohash Achievement
|Sara (as puppet master) earned the Déjà Vu Geohash Achievement|
|Sara earned the Puppet Master Geohash achievement|
|Sara earned the Unleavened Geohash achievement|
|Sara earned the Walk geohash Achievement|
|Sara earned the Birthday Geohash Achievement|
| Sara achieved level 4 of the Minesweeper Geohash achievement
Ribbons Earned In 2009
I love ribbons! The 20 ribbons I earned in 2009 are listed here.