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26 Nov 2009 03:59 pm    Category: Geocaching &Hiking    

Hunter’s Peak

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A Thanksgiving Day hike to Hunter’s Peak for some geocache maintenance.  The new Sun Valley Regional Park picnic area and trailhead is very nicely done. This track mostly follows the many trails and roads in the area, but has a couple of cross-country segments. There are many ways to the top of the peak.

11 Mar 2007 07:56 pm    Category: Geocaching &Hiking &Truckee Meadows    

Peavine Peak SE

Mt. Rose from Peavine Peak SE

A nice hike on the southeast side of Peavine Peak with J. and M., overlooking Reno with this amazing view of Mt. Rose (above). Parked on the main road to the peak and did a loop hike. On the way back we hit a couple of geocaches (below).
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Track and Profile

Geocaches: Mischievous and B-52


3.38 mi (1.56 mi uphill, 1.54 mi downhill, 0.23 mi flat)
~880 ft total ascent – 14.9 % uphill grade, 26.6 % downhill grade
2:41:25 total time (1:45:36 moving, 0:55:49 stopped)
0:31:16 pace (1.9 mph average speed, 3.2 mph max speed)
6.7 difficulty, 11.9 effort

04 Feb 2007 11:59 pm    Category: Geocaching    

Bordertown Geocaching

It’s taken a while to get this posted. M and I went geocaching in the Bordertown/Dog Valley area, just inside California northwest of Reno. Found two caches on a nice day to be out.

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Coyote on the Border

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