Category Archives: Geocaching

The Great Georgia EarthCache Quest – Update No. 2 – Maybe I Need to Rethink This Just a Bit

Maybe I should rethink this quest just a bit. No, I’m not going to scale it back and no, I’m not quitting…definitely not quitting, well, barring some catastrophic event anyway.  Even then, if I can find a way, I’ll get … Continue reading

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The Great Georgia EarthCache Quest – Update No. 1 – Plotting, Planning and a Few Random Caches

(Logo Creds:  Jenna Davenport) As much as I enjoy adventures whose general plan is ‘let’s wing it and see what happens’, I also like adventures that take a bit of planning.  I like the pouring over maps to seeing where … Continue reading

Posted in Chattahoochee Bend, Chattahoochee Bend State Park, Day Hike, Earth Cache, Earthcache, Geocaching, GeoQuest, Georgia, Georgia State Parks, Red, Red Top Mountain State Park | 5 Comments

The Great Georgia Earth Cache Quest

(Logo creds:  Jenna Davenport) At least it started out as The Great Georgia Earthcache Quest…it evolved just a little. OK, here’s the deal.  Last week I started looking at my geocaching stats and noticed that out of the 93 Earth … Continue reading

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The Adventurous Adventures of Lil Henz II: Chattahoochee Bend Edition

I got a wild hair to take the day off from work. I don’t typically just take a random day off but we were looking at a long weekend for the Memorial Day holiday so I decided to stretch it … Continue reading

Posted in Chattahoochee Bend, Chattahoochee Bend State Park, Day Hike, Day Trip, Flagler College, Geocaching, Georgia State Parks, Hiking, Newnan | 1 Comment

The Adventurous Adventures of Lil Henz II and Cooper the Pup: Pine Mountain Trail Edition

(Title and Photo Creds: Jenna Davenport) I’ve been trying to plan a spring backpacking trip on the Pine Mountain Trail for me and Jenna for a couple of months now. Ideally we’d try to go when the weather is cool … Continue reading

Posted in Day Hike, Day Trip, FDR State Park, Flagler College, Franklin Delano Roosevelt State Park, Geocaching, Georgia State Parks, Hiking, Pine Mountain, Pine Mountain Trail | 1 Comment

Excuses, Excuses…

I was a bit overdue for my Young Harris fix and was looking for an excuse for a visit. Now to be honest, it doesn’t take much of an excuse to cause me to head up for a visit. ‘Because … Continue reading

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On the Grid – March 11, 2017 – Venimus, Vidimus, Vicimus

I’ve been waiting for a year to write this entry. Yesterday I finally conquered my 366 Grid. One year ago yesterday, ConnieLou (and her doctors) conquered breast cancer. Venimus, Vidimus, Vicimus! We came, We saw, We conquered! You may remember … Continue reading

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The REAL Woodbury Zombie GeoQuest…

Ready for some more geocaching? How about a geocaching event this time around? First a little background… If you’re a fan of The Walking Dead, you’re probably familiar with Woodbury, the fictitious sanctuary town controlled by The Governor and his … Continue reading

Posted in Geocaching, GeoQuest, Geotour, Meriwether County, Meriwether County Georgia, The Real Woodbury Zombie Geoquest, Woodbury, Woodbury Georgia, Zombie Free Zone | 3 Comments

On the Grid, June – August, 2016, And Then There Was One

One cache left to complete my 366 Grid. Only one. More about that later. OK, so I haven’t made an On the Grid post in a while. I’ve been cachin’ but I haven’t posted about it. I got slack and … Continue reading

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On the Grid – May 2016 – The Best of Both Worlds

To keep boredom from setting in, I’m taking this On the Grid entry in a slightly different direction than past entries. Jenna wanted to go hiking. I wanted to go caching. OK, so I wanted to go hiking too. I … Continue reading

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