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Name: Lemon House Nature Trail
Owner: GJCVB
Country: USA
Region: Pennsylvania
Near: Tunnelhill
WGS84: N40° 27.656 W078° 33.092

Hidden: 2019-05-01
Cache type: virtual,multi
Difficulty: 3 out of 5
Terrain: 2 out of 5
Environment: placed without permission,public,free,parking,no handicap access,not commercial
Average rating: not enough logs to calculate
Other ratings: Handicaching
Waypoint: GE0333
Nearest: GPSgames  Groundspeak
Watches: GJCVB, restseekers, ted28285
Ignores: 0

5/7/19 Update Info at Stage 1 may have been removed. Until confirmed/corrected, if you look for this cache, email just the stage 2 code word to This is a two stage Virtual cache. There is no container, you will need to retrieve code words from BOTH points of interest as described below. This VIRTUAL is located on the Allegheny Portage (ALPO) Railroad National Historic Site managed by the National Park Service. Please stay on existing public trails while seeking the clues at the provided coordinates. The hike is a 2 mile lollypop route approximately 1/3 on grassed railroad bed and 2/3 on a wooded nature trail with unimproved surface.

2nd Stage - Stage 2 - N40° 27.573' W78° 33.305'

There is no entry fee for this NPS site. There are two trailhead opportunities. The first is from the ALPO Visitors Center at N40° 27.455' W78° 32.928'and trailhead at N40° 27.464' W78° 33.112'. The second is from the picnic area off Old Route 22 at N40° 27.543' W78° 33.504' with the trailhead at N40° 27.541' W78° 33.466'.

In addition to hiking and historic interpretation, these trails are a popular winter destination for cross country skiing. The ALPO trace provides approximately one mile of level wooded terrain, while the nature trail and other picnic area connectors combine to provide more meandering routes with isolated sections of more challenging slopes.

To claim this cache, email us at, or enter in order as the secret code, the following two words from the signs at the two stages –
Stage 1 - last word of the central paragraph
Stage 2 – last word of the left paragraph

This is Featured Cache #25 of the Cambria TRAILS Geotrail, which highlights the diverse TRAIL amenities of the area. Be sure to collect and record the Code Word from in (or near, in the case of micros) the cache to your official Passport, which can be obtained from the Convention and Visitor’s Bureau. A map and list of all caches featured in the Geotrail can be found at the Geotrail page .
Edited: 2019-05-07 21:50:30 UTC
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