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    by Published on 03-31-2011 06:14 PM

    GeoLex

    The Lexicon of Geocaching
    Compiled by Prime Suspect

    1/1 – Cache difficulty/terrain rating shorthand. The difficulty number is always presented first, followed by the terrain rating. Each number can range from 1 to 5 in 0.5 increments. A 1/1 cache is the easiest to find and get to. A terrain rating of 1 indicates that it's handicapped accessible, while a terrain rating of 5 indicates extreme terrain, or that specialized equipment (climbing gear, boat, scuba gear, etc.) is required.

    ACIDKA – See “YACIDKA”.

    Additional Logging Requirement – A condition, beyond merely finding the cache, that must be met in order to be allowed to log a cache as a find. The owner reserves the right to delete logs that do not follow the requirements. While cache owners are allowed to set logging requirements, the more outlandish requirements are not looked well upon by the caching community. The requirements may be listed on the cache page, or in the cache container. A Breeder Cache is one example of a logging requirement.
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    tat

    Soubunge Firetower

    Sounds like a rescue mission is in order!

    tat 09-08-2016, 12:26 PM Go to last post
    brdad

    Soubunge Firetower

    It's pretty hard to un-archive a cache now without owner approval, but it'd probably be easy enough for someone to hide a new cache there using the abandoned

    brdad 08-29-2016, 08:24 PM Go to last post
    Sabby

    Soubunge Firetower

    If it is there in good condition perhaps it can be un-archived even though the cache owner does not seem to be active.

    Sabby 08-29-2016, 07:57 AM Go to last post
    brdad

    Soubunge Firetower

    There is a note in the logs from the hider saying he was intending to change to an ammo can.

    brdad 08-28-2016, 09:34 PM Go to last post
    Sabby

    Soubunge Firetower

    The photo does not seem to match the cache description and logs though. Could it possibly be something else?

    Sabby 08-27-2016, 08:43 PM Go to last post
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