Traditional
Task Difficulty: 2.0 Out of 5.0
Terrain Difficulty: 3.0 Out of 5.0
Red Hill Climb - OU07A9

 Along the Red Hill Valley Trail in the King's Forest

Hidden by  Bon Echo

N 43° 12.875' W 79° 48.185' (WGS84)

 Coordinates in Other Systems
 Location: Canada
 Cache Type: Traditional
 Size: Micro
 Status: Ready for Search
 Date Hidden: 24 February 2015
 Date Created: 24 February 2015
 Last Modified: 28 December 2016
 Waypoint: OU07A9

 


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Cache Attributes

Quick Cache Ticks Thorns Bring Your Own Pen Available in Winter In the Woods Listed on OCNA Only 

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Description   EN   

Added a few more opencaches to the Hamilton area today. This one was placed about 35 meters off the main Red Hill Valley Trail. It's uphilll all the way. Watch for raspberry vines, there's quite a few around. Apparently there's a trail at the top of the hill too, but it's probably easiest if approached from the bottom.
The container is a small (50 mL) plastic tube. It holds the logsheet and a pencil, and that's about all it can hold. Please replace exactly as found.
Should be accessible year round, will be more difficult after rain / snow.

Parking is available at the end of Greenhill Ave (near the Redhill Expressway overpass), and in the "Rosedale Park" sports area, beind the Rosedale Arena (43.217427, -79.804851). See Additional Waypoints for parking locations.

The King's Forest is a great place for geocahing and hiking, and it's full of caches listed on Geocaching.com including a two excellent Wherigo's. There is a geocaching.com hide listed near this one, but I hide this cache months before that one was placed. There's little chance of getting the two caches confused for each other.

 

This cache has been in play since September 2012 and was listed on opencaching.com. It has been found once, in January 2013. I have checked on it several times since then. I am archiving all of my caches listed on opencaching.com and listing some of the better ones here at opencaching.us. I also plan to add new caches here as well. These will be OCNA exclusive listings. So if you see it listed here, it is not listed anywhere else (unless otherwise stated).

 

Cache maintenance log:

September 2012 - Cache hidden and published on the Garmin site

24 Feb 2015 – listing transferred to OCNA

Checked multiple times during 2013-2015

Additional Waypoints

 Symbol   Type   Coordinates  Description
Parking AreaN 43° 13.046'
W 79° 48.291'
 parking area located behind the Rosedale Arena. Access it from Cochrane Rd. 


Additional Hints   Decrypt

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