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PostPosted: Sun Sep 13, 2009 12:34 pm 
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is there anyone here who is a geocacher and if so could anyone reccomend any geocaches that are mining related?


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 14, 2009 11:06 am 
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i know when i was cleaning up down at the avondale site i found a geocache box in the stone wall, some interesting things in it, i know they have a website with all of the places they are, i think there is even one at concrete city and huber


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To me this sounds like somekind of treasure hunt!

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i know theres one in ashland... hint hint :wink:

not gunna say where... cause then whats the point!?

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 14, 2009 8:11 pm 
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i knew of the huber one... as for treasure hunt yep pretty much. the websites pretty good it has lots of stuff about the southern coalfield that i saw


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The cousin does them, one of the sites he uses. http://www.geocaching.com/seek/default.aspx


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yep thats the site i use. for anyone interested its great and fun and c ould be a good way to bring attention to historical mine sites throughout PA. ( the safer less hazardous areas )


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The cousin's user name for the above mentioned Geocaching site is rxc640. Since we both explore mines, I'll tell him to make some for mines.


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