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by mickemt
(Finds: 172   Score: 590.5)   (Hidden: 71   Score: 266)

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Coordinates ( WGS-84 datum )
N 43° 03.542'   W 078° 42.138'
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Swormville ,    New York    14051
United States    Near By Caches

Hidden On: 11 Feb 2006
Waypoint (Landmark): N01F01
Open Cache:    Unrestricted
Cache type:    Normal
Cache size:    Normal

Difficulty:   gps gps (easy)
Terrain:   gps gps gps (moderate)
Misc: No drinking water! No restrooms (water closets) available Pets are allowed. No fees!

Comments:
Located in Amherst's Dann Rd. Park. Park is closed from 10p to 6a,
please do not cache during those hours. Cache is a .30 cal ammo
can. Best parking area is by Dann Rd's 1st cache.





This cache has been placed in memory of NYGO cacher Steve
from The Lyndon Road Gang who passed away on Oct 27th, 2006, after a long battle with cancer.



The cache was donated by local cachers Strikeforce1 and
Skeeterbait2 as a raffle prize at the "Pub Night on The Erie
Barge Canal" event, with the proceeds donated to Steve and his
family to help out in their time of need.



Terrain is varied, with swampy areas and, during the summer, heavy
brush.

Please take a moment to remember him and his family in your thoughts and prayers.

Steve, I'm sure I speak for everyone when I say that you and your family are in our
thoughts and prayers.
Although you have left us, you will live on in our hearts and memories.







Thorns
Dogs Allowed Dogs Allowed
Available year-round Available year-round No Restroom No restrooms available No Water No Water Available Mud Mud! mosquitos Wear bug repellant!
New York Geocachers

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I found it! 27 May 2008 by  Rev Mike   (Finds: 32   Score: 128.5)   (Hidden: 0   Score: 0)
     Open Log:    Personal use only
Found while out caching on a beautiful day in the Amherst/Lockport area with Mr. Midnight.

Kind of funny... I was prepared but Mr. Midnight was not. I had my huge, mean, waterproof, walk-up-anything caching boots on and he had sneakers. I made it directly through the swampy area in my usual caching style of going through anything in the way. He had to find another way around. Bet some ot those thorns get huge a bit later in the year. Glad they were not huge yet.

Cache was a quick easy find after Mr. Midnight caught up with me.

No Trade - TFTC - Nice Hide.

- Rev Mike


I found it! 09 Aug 2006 by  Gryffindor1   (Finds: 52   Score: 202.5)   (Hidden: 8   Score: 25)
     Open Log:    Personal use only
Out with Miatabug today... Lots of bushwacking on this one, but stayed nice and dry. The really odd thing was that there were *tons* of skeeters out, but none were biting - so aside from the annoying buzzing around the ears, it was pretty nice :)

The pen in the cache wasn't working, so we swapped it out with one that works (courtesy of Miatabug). I grabbed the Homer TB who has been here for a while and also took the Measure Up TB. I left an eraser for Big Mistakes.

I hope Steve is OK. TFTC!
I found it! 05 Mar 2006 by  Rayman77   (Finds: 104   Score: 393.5)   (Hidden: 10   Score: 32.5)
     Open Log:    Personal use only
Took a few minutes to find this one. Must have walked past it three times before seeing it. Nice tribute to Steve, hope to see you back on the trails soon.
I found it! 13 Feb 2006 by  outdoorkpn   (Finds: 19   Score: 64.5)   (Hidden: 0   Score: 0)
     Open Log:    Personal use only
Found with noproblem. Just follow the trail. Took a TB and left a TB. Are thought's are with you Steve. Get better soon. Outdoorkpn.
I found it! 12 Feb 2006 by  WhiteUrkel   (Finds: 171   Score: 632)   (Hidden: 40   Score: 156)
     Open Log:    Personal use only
Hmm. And I don't recognize the name of the first Navicache logger, seeing as he has no finds on the website, and posted a note, not a find. Wheelygood, is that you? Best of luck to Steve from The Lyndon Road Gang, get better soon, and do some cachin'.
Note 12 Feb 2006 by  stickmonkey   (Finds: 1   Score: 2)   (Hidden: 1   Score: 7.5)
     Open Log:    Personal use only
Thanks for the cache. Thought maybe I might have a chance for a FTF, but judging my the number of footprints in area, I knew that was unlikely. Found cache quickly and was disappointed when I opened logbook and saw I was beaten. Didn't recognize the name of the FTF'er. Must be a newbie. Was beaten by about 30 minutes. Should consider renaming this one "On thin ice" as I fell through into knee deep water several times. Get well soon Steve.
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