Thursday, August 17, 2017

Too Many Things To List...

Mary Hyde

If you have been participating, and why wouldn't you, the souvenir section 
should now contain 6 new pirate themed souvenirs 

#1 awarded July 15
#2 awarded July 25
#3 awarded August 1
#4 awarded August 8
#5 awarded August 15
#6 awarded August 15 after getting all the above
If you earned all the above souvenirs, you should have received an email stating:
Alas! The entire treasure map has been revealed!
The treasure location has been unsealed,
Four weeks you’ve sailed the seas far and wide,
And now you’ve found the lost treasure of Mary Hyde!

Well done scallywag! To find the lost treasure, you had to find all four pieces of Mary Hyde’s treasure map, but the Captain has left one final gift for your daring efforts! To redeem this gift and continue your journey, follow these steps:
  1. Find the hidden word in the treasure chest souvenir
  2. Once found, head to this webform
  3. Fill out the webform to receive a free tracking code!
Hurry! This free offer ends on August 20, 2017.
Once you complete that
Another email pops into your Inbox stating:
Congratulations on finding the lost treasure of Mary Hyde!
Your free trackable code will be emailed to you by (fill in the date)
with instructions on how to use it!

I will let you know when I get my trackable code!!!

Geo-art will be archived October 1, 2017 !!!

This has been scheduled and re-scheduled more than once.
Delayed time and time again when my in box fills up with
out-of-town requests so a big group can come complete the art.
Virginia's largest geo-art.
Click HERE for the SNAP!!!-land #001.

HINT:  I have began plotting out the next art!  What will it be???

Hint #2: If you are waiting this long - get some extra help by
 looking in the FILES section of the "SNAP Geocaching" Facebook Page!!!

SLOGGERS Outing #5

SLOGGERS Outing #5, despite all the weather woes this area has
had the last month or so, was a smashing success!!!

We searched for 10 caches and found all 10,
did some cache maintenance, and had a great time!!!

Say Cheese!!!

Upcoming Events
Here is the current list of upcoming Geocaching Events (and other outings)
in and around my area (Hampton Roads).
Saturday – August 19, 2017 – Williamsburg, VA
International Geocaching Day: Beers of the world
DoG Street Pub
You earn a souvenir for attending this event!!!
1 till 2 PM
Monday – August 21, 2017 – Chesapeake, VA
Don't Stare at the Sun! Event
Chesapeake City Park
1:30 till 4 PM
Thursday – August 24, 2017 – Chesapeake, VA
AACC #101
Chesapeake City Park
4 till 6 PM
Friday – September 1, 2017 – Chesapeake, VA
Friday Night Meet and Greet 2017
Indian River Community Center
5:30 till 7:00 PM
Saturday – September 2, 2017 – Chesapeake, VA
15th Annual Geocaching Hampton Roads Picnic
Chesapeake City Park
9 AM till 5 PM
Thursday – September 14, 2017 – Virginia Beach, VA
TWELFTH Revolution Around the Sun
Neighborhood Park
5 PM till 6:30 PM
Saturday – September 30, 2017 – Norfolk, VA
You get a souvenir for attending this event!!!
Elmwood Cemetery
9AM till 1PM


Bring your GPS to Norton, Virginia the weekend after the GCHR picnic and
find out exactly what a WOODBOOGER is!!!
There will be a new Geo-Trail, a new Geo-art, and 3 events.

There will also be a 50 cache geoart published on Sept. 8th. 

There will be a big event on September 9th at Flag Rock in Norton VA
for the new Woodbooger Geotrail 2017 which includes
a custom made geocoin you can receive after
completing all 20 geocaches in the trail.

Here are the events scheduled around Norton:

GC76XPR - 9/8 from 6 till 8PM
GC723NJ - 9/8 from 9 till 10PM
GC71X25 - 9/9 from 9AM till 5PM


That's All for Now!
Till next time...
Stay Safe & Keep Caching!!!

Suffolk Nana & Papa - - - or just plain ol' - - - -  SNAP!!!  

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