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Fountain of the Tall Ships - OU08EB
Enjoy a lovely picnic in the park while enjoying some history of the Picton area.
Owner: ezGeocacher
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Altitude: m. ASL.
 Region: Canada > Ontario
Cache type: Traditional
Size: Micro
Status: Ready for Search
Date hidden: 2015-08-13
Date created: 2015-08-23
Date published: 2015-08-23
Last modification: 2016-06-21
3x Found
0x Not found
1 notes
watchers 0 watchers
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Kid Friendly  Available in Winter  Stealth Required  Big Rig Friendly  Quick Cache 

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Description EN

Queen Elizabeth Park on Hill Street in Picton is a lovely park to sit and watch activity going in and out of Picton Harbour.   In the summer it's a great picnic spot for lunch as well.  There is a memorial here with a small fountain of interest commerating five tall ships that entered Picton Harbour in 1984.  There is also some information on the Founding of Hallowell.

Due to lack of hiding spots around the fountain the geocache is not located right at the fountain but fairly close by.  Rely on your GPS. It's NOT off the steep bank

Not available in the winter - Dec 1st - Mar 31st.
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Symbol Type Coordinates Description
Interesting place --- Fountain
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