Traditional
Task Difficulty: 1.0 Out of 5.0
Terrain Difficulty: 2.0 Out of 5.0
Statystyka skrzynki
Oakwood Cemetery Cache - OU01B9

 Oakwood Cemetery in Farmington, Michigan

Hidden by  DougPeterson

N 42° 28.192' W 83° 23.107' (WGS84)

 Coordinates in Other Systems
 Location: United States > Michigan
 Cache Type: Traditional
 Size: Micro
 Status: Ready for Search
 Date Hidden: 06 December 2010
 Date Created: 06 December 2010
 Last Modified: 08 December 2010
 Waypoint: OU01B9

 


{{found}} 2 x Found
{{not_found}} 0 x Did Not Find
{{comment}} 0 Comments
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2 x Rated
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Cache Attributes

Quick Cache Kid Friendly Bring Your Own Pen Limited Hours Listed on OCNA Only Stealth Required 

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Description   EN   

There is a single entrance at the very far west of the cemetery off Grand River.  The more obvious gates with the cemetery name are not the entrance.  The road is a one way loop that exits in the roughly the middle of the cemetery.  The road through the cemetery is paved. Half-way up after entering is a small area to pull off.  Half-way down the return loop is another smaller area to pull off.  The other option for parking is a side loop near the exit.

 

There are no hours posted for the cemetery so it would be best to assume dawn to dusk hours.  It is an active cemetery so be considerate and cautious when visitors are present.

 

This historic cemetery is the burial place of many of the founding families of Farmington.  You will find their names on many of the streets, such as Power, Warner, Halstead and Drake.  The additional waypoint listed is to one of my favorite gravestones in the cemetery. 

 

The cache is a homemade camo-painted microcache.  When you open it up it should be obvious what it is made from.  Please bring your own pen or pencil.  This cache should be accessible during winter.

 

First To Find: Cyclops

 

Additional Waypoints

 Symbol   Type   Coordinates  Description
Interesting PlaceN 42° 28.159'
W 83° 23.113'
 Esther A. Freer's gravestone 


Additional Hints   Decrypt

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Log Entries    {{found}} 2x {{not_found}} 0x {{comment}} 0x      New Log Entry

1 12 October 2011 band of hawks Found it

Guts out doing more open cache's. nice cemetry. good hide. sl. tftc.

1 08 December 2010 Cyclops Found it

I was out today for a bunch of caching and benchmarking.  Looked one way then another and spotted the cache.  Had light snow falling on and off through out this cold and windy day. SL TFTC