Geocaching by Foot

 Geocaching by foot was fun, but oh so tiring… check out my paths below.

 Caches I was searching for today were:

Mr Kaswa “borrows” an idea
Children’s Garden
Maillardville
A Fallen Giant
Cent ans de Maillardville
Sapperton Park Cache
Skytraining: New Westminster(2)
 

First Cache of the day: Mr Kaswa “borrows” an idea
Walking directions to Mr Kaswa “borrows” an idea
0.7 km – about 8 mins
Traditional Cache
Home Coordinates
1. Head northeast on Dublin St toward Henley St
5 m
2. Turn right at Henley St
0.1 km
3. Turn left at Edinburgh St
0.2 km
4. Turn right at Tenth St
0.1 km
5. Turn left at 8th Ave
0.3 km
6. Turn right at 8th St

Destination will be on the right
71 m
Traditional Cache
Mr Kaswa “borrows” an idea
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I then walked over to 6th Avenue to jump on the 154 to Braid Street Skytrain Station.
Walking directions to 154 Bus Stop
0.4 km – about 4 mins
Traditional Cache
Mr Kaswa “borrows” an idea :)-~
1. Head southeast on 8th St toward Hamilton St
0.3 km
2. Turn left at 6th Ave

Destination will be on the right
29 m
Traditional Cache
154 Bus Stop
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Once at the Skytrain Station, I stopped in at work to get more detailed coordinates.
Starting Point: 109 Braid Street.
Walking directions to Children’s Garden
4.3 km – about 59 mins
 Traditional Cache
109 Braid Street
1. Head south on Wilson St toward Braid St
0.1 km
2. Turn left at Braid St
0.3 km
3. Turn left at Brunette St
1.8 km
4. Slight left at Brunette Ave
0.4 km
5. Turn left at Laval St
0.1 km
6. Turn right at Laval Square
0.1 km
7. Turn right at Cartier Ave
0.3 km
8. Cartier Ave turns slightly left and becomes Decaire St
0.6 km
9. Turn right at Rochester Ave
0.4 km
10. Turn left at Laurentian Crescent

Destination will be on the right
63 m
 Traditional Cache
Children’s Garden
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Children’s Garden to Maillardville
Walking directions to Maillardville
1.3 km – about 14 mins
 Traditional Cache
Children’s Garden
1. Head south on Laurentian Crescent toward Rochester Ave
63 m
2. Turn right at Rochester Ave
0.4 km
3. Turn left at Decaire St
0.6 km
4. Turn right at Schoolhouse St
0.2 km
 Traditional Cache
Maillardville
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Maillardville to A Fallen Giant
Walking directions to A Fallen Giant
0.755 km – about 9 mins
 Traditional Cache
Maillardville
1. Head southeast on Schoolhouse St toward Cartier Ave
0.4 km
2. Turn right at Building Complex
0.3 km
3. Through Fence
55 m
 Traditional Cache
A Fallen Giant
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A Fallen Giant to Cent ans de Maillardville
Walking directions to Cent ans de Maillardville
1.1 km – about 13 mins
 Traditional Cache
A Fallen Giant
1. Head north on Schoolhouse St toward Booth Ave
0.3 km
2. Turn left at Brunette Ave
0.6 km
3. Slight left to stay on Brunette Ave
0.2 km
4. Turn left at King Edward St
43 m
 Traditional Cache
Cent ans de Maillardville
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Cent ans de Maillardville to Sapperton Park Cache
Walking directions to Sapperton Park Cache
3.3 km – about 43 mins
Traditional Cache
Cent ans de Maillardville
1. Head northwest on King Edward St toward Brunette Ave
43 m
2. Turn left at Brunette Ave
0.6 km
3. Slight left to stay on Brunette Ave
1.1 km
4. Turn right at Braid St
0.4 km
5. Turn left at Garrett St
0.2 km
6. Turn right at Major St
95 m
7. Turn left at Fader St
0.2 km
8. Turn right at Sherbrooke St
0.2 km
9. Turn left at Columbia St E
0.2 km
10. Turn right at Hospital St

Destination will be on the right
0.2 km
Traditional Cache
Sapperton Park Cache

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Sapperton Park Cache to Skytraining: New Westminster(2)

Walking directions to Skytraining: New Westminster(2)
3.5 km – about 41 mins
Traditional Cache
Sapperton Park Cache
1. Head east on Hospital St toward Columbia St E
0.2 km
2. Turn right at Columbia St E
1.3 km
3. Continue on Front St
1.9 km
4. Turn left at Begbie St
32 m
5. Begbie St turns right and becomes Quayside Dr

Destination will be on the left
0.1 km
Traditional Cache
SkyTraining: New Westminister(2)
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At the end of my day, which started roughly around 2pm, and ended at 7:30pm, I had walked just over 15 and a half kilometers, or 9.50 miles.

One response

9 02 2009
Geocaching by foot « Queens Borrowers’s Blog

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