Walk #49

Introduction to Geocaching from Breakheart Quarry

Sun 10th Oct, 2021

Number of places remaining: 0

Grade: Easy

Distance: 2.6 miles (4.2 km)

Estimated duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Walk leader: Graham Ellis
Organisation: Dursley Welcomes Walkers
Starting point: The car parking area in Breakheart Quarry, Dursley
Post code of start: GL11 6ER
Grid ref of start: ST 756 967

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Details of the walk:
A circular walk through Breakheart Quarry and Hermitage Wood to find several geocaches. This is an ideal introduction to Geocaching for all ages. Experienced geocachers will be very welcome to help out. Walk will be on established paths, but short sections may be slightly muddy. No steep inclines, but there are 3 stiles. We will be searching for geocaches, with a short stop at each one. Some geocaches have swaps inside, so bring some small trinkets along to exchange.
Additional items you need to bring on this walk:
Drink. Smartphone with Geocaching app, or GPS (create geocaching.com account before arrival). Pencil.
Please note the following information for this walk:
  • Dogs on a short leash are allowed
  • This a family friendly walk. Accompanied children are welcome

Booking this walk

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