Saturday, August 24, 2019

Our "Trip of a Lifetime" - Part 1

As some of you may already know....

Nana & I took an amazing trip!!!

We flew to Seattle, spent a few days, and then
took a Carnival cruise to Alaska!!!

Our first view of Seattle
One of the first things we did upon arriving in Seattle was
to meet up with our geocaching friend Chihuahuak94me
and her muggle husband Michael.

The first cache on our Geocaching Agenda was the Ape cache!!!
Of course, we had to get there first!!!
Here is a list of the caches we found on August 1

Our caching group!
GC493V9 - Walk around the mall 4 - we had to out wait
several muggles before grabbing this one!

Never seen Alpacas listed on a trail sign???
GC2ATM6 - The Iron Horse Express - a quick grab
on the way to the APE cache.

Nana & I near GZ for the APE cache
GC1169 - Mission 9: Tunnel of Light - favorite point awarded - we also
awarded the cache the "Coveted" SNAP!!! Cache of the Day Award!!!
P.S. we took the climb and the short walk vs the tunnel!

GC2FHZ7 - The Rocket Cache - it was right on
the way back to parking!!! - favorite point awarded

a small waterfall along the way
Our last cache of the day was:
GC69FGZ - Chocoholic --- Travel Bug hotel
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Aug 2: our Geocahcing Agenda was, of course, 
Geocahcing Headquarters followed by the
GCHQ GeoTour.


Here is a list of the caches we found on August 2

GCK25B - Geocaching Headquarters
favorite point awarded!

GC32A0H - HQGT: Ode to the Golgafrinchan Phone Workers
favorite point awarded!


GC7B665 - HQGT: Gas Works Park

GC3Z3PE - HQGT: Geo Post Office
favorite point awarded


GC20Y24 - HQGT: Troll Droppings
favorite point awarded

GC1F79P - HQGT: Fremont Library


GC4GW89 - HQGT: De Libertas Quirkas

GC2AD97 - HQGT: Chairy Tree
favorite point awarded and we also awarded the
cache the "Coveted" SNAP!!! Cache of the Day Award!!!


GC4B84C - HQGT: Within Reach
favorite point awarded

GC49HR7 - HQGT: Beneath Aurora
favorite point awarded


GC7B9AY - Late for the Interurban

GC62C8 - Kerry Viewpoint Park
NOTE:  While at Kerry Park we were told the Blue Angels
were getting ready to practice in the area for an upcoming
air show.  Nana was lucky enough to catch the below
picture of the Blue Angels and the Space Needle!!!


GC46QJ1 - In the Shadow of the Globe

The next few days of the trip were for family and sight
seeing but we did manage to grab a few more before our cruise.

Here is a list a few more caches we found before our cruise.

GC7B6BG - The Seattle Space Needle
favorite point awarded


GC7B9G7 - BIG WHEEL
favorite point awarded


GC37EYR - ADA Compliant #2-Big K

in part 2 we will show pictures and list the caches
we found in Alaska and Victoria British Columbia
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That is all for now
Till next time...

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 - - - or just plain ol' - - -

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