From:
"Mike Teague" <kvuo@earthlink.net>
Sent: 6/16/2001 5:53:31 PM
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Re: [gpsstash] Approach Codes, Enjoy!!


I doubt any cache that still exists has been visited by more than 50 people
to start with... Perhaps 100... "many thousands" ??? I dont think so...








Mike Teague -- http://home.earthlink.net/~kvuo/



----- Original Message -----
From: "Dave Ulmer"
To:
Sent: Saturday, June 16, 2001 3:17 PM
Subject: Re: [gpsstash] Approach Codes, Enjoy!!


>
> Well, I only know from the five caches that I placed, and the other few
> that I visited. There was noticable effect on three of my five. On two
> occasions I visited other peoples caches that were accessable by
> switchback trails. From my approach, I was unaware of the switchback
> trails, there were no trail maps available, I ended up bushwhacking to
> get to the cache then returning by the trail. I figure that if you
> multiply my experiences by many thousands, then we got a problem. Better
> to fix it early in the game than to wait until there is a war with the
> Sierra Club or someone else.
>
> Dave...
>
>
>
> Mike Teague wrote:
> >
> > I'd like for you to point out any place anywhere where geocaching has
caused
> > environmental damage...
> >
> > (other than your own activities, of course... You were the one digging
holes
> > in the ground to bury your original buckets, and the one trespassing on
APE
> > # 2 )
> >
> > Mike Teague -- http://home.earthlink.net/~kvuo/
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Dave Ulmer"
> > To:
> > Sent: Saturday, June 16, 2001 1:51 PM
> > Subject: Re: [gpsstash] Approach Codes, Enjoy!!
> >
> > >
> > >
> > > gary wrote:
> > > >
> > >
> > > > You are free to invent whatever system you want. Getting someone to
use
> > it
> > > > is another matter. [Case is point: Apple market share down to 5%,
> > laserdisc,
> > > > betamax, etc. ]
> > > >
> > >
> > > You are so right. At least I will be able to sleep at night knowing I
> > > did my best to provide a means to eliminate much of the environmental
> > > damage that geocaching can do.
> > >
> > > Dave...
> > >
> > > The gpsstash page
> > > http://www.geocaching.com
> > > The GPS Stash Hunt page.
> > > http://www.triax.com/~yngwie/gps.html
> > >
> > > GeoCache HQ
> > > http://www.braveheart.com.au
> > > GPS Stash Hunt FAQ :
> > > http://www.triax.com/~yngwie/stashfaq.txt
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> > >
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> > >
> >
> > The gpsstash page
> > http://www.geocaching.com
> > The GPS Stash Hunt page.
> > http://www.triax.com/~yngwie/gps.html
> >
> > GeoCache HQ
> > http://www.braveheart.com.au
> > GPS Stash Hunt FAQ :
> > http://www.triax.com/~yngwie/stashfaq.txt
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> The gpsstash page
> http://www.geocaching.com
> The GPS Stash Hunt page.
> http://www.triax.com/~yngwie/gps.html
>
> GeoCache HQ
> http://www.braveheart.com.au
> GPS Stash Hunt FAQ :
> http://www.triax.com/~yngwie/stashfaq.txt
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