Re: [CentralTexasGeocachers] Re: Webcams in challenges
- Hmm... close.Still need 11 Earthcaches, 1 Webcam, and all the WhereIGos.... =shrug=But I will agree that's surely a challenge!Thanks, Tom!BarbJ/Tygress
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From: "electric_water_boy" <electric_water_boy@...>
Subject: [CentralTexasGeocachers] Re: Things I like....
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2011 10:29:30 -0000
GC32D17 Cache Type Div-5 Challenge
--- In CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com, "gumbietygress@..." <gumbietygress@...> wrote:
> What's the challenge?[Having done 3 webcams in Galveston....] BarbJ =hey, opportunity knocks= Tygress
> ---------- Original Message ----------
> From: "electric_water_boy" <electric_water_boy@...>
> To: CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com
> Subject: [CentralTexasGeocachers] Re: Things I like....
> Date: Mon, 29 Aug 2011 14:40:27 -0000
> I do! I've had Georgia on my mind for quite some time now (specifically GC20 and GC21). And thanks to a new challenge cache (or what Grounspeak calls an achievement cache), I'm eyeballing 3 web cams in Galveston.
> EWB - Tom
> --- In CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com, "Mrs. Captain Picard" <mrscaptainpicard@> wrote:
> > Ok, who else loves pouring over the caches on the map, planning future
> > adventures????
> > I DO!
> > Julie
> > Mrs. Captain Picard
> > On Sat, Aug 27, 2011 at 12:35 PM, Mark Benson <bewareofpenguin@>wrote:
> > > **
> > >
> > >
> > > Great topic!
> > >
> > > Here's a list of things I could come up with, off the cuff.....also
> > > nonexhaustive.
> > >
> > > What I enjoy about geocaching:
> > > - Going to an event with people I barely know, finding that common thread
> > > and ending up yapping with them like I've known them for years
> > > - The spontaneous FTF events that occur when a group of cachers come
> > > together at a cache, all looking to be first to find.
> > > - The moment when I'm in a geoherd and I get to be the one to yell, "FOUND
> > > IT!"
> > > - Tooling down back country roads I would never drive down otherwise.
> > > - Finding that overgrown city park that few people know about and no one
> > > ever goes to anymore
> > > - Writing up an adventure in the found log
> > > - Rallying the family and piling them into the geomobile for an FTF chase
> > > - Challenge events
> > > - Virgin Log Book
> > > - Getting out before daybreak to start a day of hiking/biking/caching
> > > - That moment when I catch sight of that cache I've been hunting for the
> > > last 45 minutes
> > > - Finding a cache that is very old or hasn't been found in ages
> > > - That feeling of redemption that comes when I can finally notch that
> > > previously DNF'd cache in the found column
> > > - The way my anticipation level goes up as the distance to destination
> > > numbers go down
> > > - Reading the found log of someone who says they enjoyed finding my cache
> > > - Following the red arrow
> > > - Finding the grandfathered cache types like virtuals and webcam caches.
> > > - The moment when a confusing title of a cache all of a sudden makes
> > > perfect sense
> > > - Explaining geocaching to a muggle and they actually say, "Sounds like
> > > fun!"
> > >
> > > Mark
> > > (BewareOfPenguin)
> > >
> > >
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