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This may be the best idea I've had all year...
« on: May 27, 2014, 11:51:28 AM »
Geocaching for brews. I mean really... I'd walk a mile in the woods in my loafers for a beer. I wonder if it would work ;)

Of course, there's no reason the geocache can't be in a pub...
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Re: This may be the best idea I've had all year...
« Reply #1 on: May 27, 2014, 12:29:01 PM »
I think the "official" geocache folks frown on that.

I like your pub idea. The cache could be a puzzle that when solved and given to the bartender earns a beer. I used to live near a bar where folks could prepay for a beer for somebody else.
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Re: This may be the best idea I've had all year...
« Reply #2 on: May 27, 2014, 01:08:12 PM »
I was at an Appalachian Trail cabin once and there was a note in the log about checking under the dock. We checked and it was a 6 pack of beer in cans. Cold too since it was in the lake. Without water though it would just be warm beer - blah.

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Re: This may be the best idea I've had all year...
« Reply #3 on: May 27, 2014, 01:23:15 PM »
I was at an Appalachian Trail cabin once and there was a note in the log about checking under the dock. We checked and it was a 6 pack of beer in cans. Cold too since it was in the lake. Without water though it would just be warm beer - blah.

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Now That's the idea!

It would be cool for a brew pub or tasting room to brew a one off "secret" batch and if anyone can identify the style and or any of the ingredients, The brew is free.
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Re: This may be the best idea I've had all year...
« Reply #4 on: May 27, 2014, 02:01:00 PM »
I think the "official" geocache folks frown on that.

I like your pub idea. The cache could be a puzzle that when solved and given to the bartender earns a beer. I used to live near a bar where folks could prepay for a beer for somebody else.

I think I'll set some caches near my favorite beer establishments and if they feel so inclined to stop in for one, so be it.

My son, wife and I just did 3 geocaches in Ireland when we were there at the end of April.  We left some tags and now 2 are on their way to Austria and the other to Germany.  We really enjoy the "treasure" hunt!
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