Amberel Top Caches, Abroad
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"Hi" above east lake

Sensational views from the cache location.

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markellie
USA
25 points
No. 554
With owner
Max's Cache

This was a harder climb than I had realised when planning, but the views were worth every step.

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buck_knife
USA
25 points
No. 553
 
Geocache 7/21/00

Breathtaking views contributed to this being one of four 25 point maximum TOP CACHE scores.

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Jerry Connelly (adopted by nmartin)
USA
25 points
No. 557
 
Geocache

An outstandingly beautiful walk up the mountain, surrounded by colour. The second cache on our holiday that scored the maximum 25 points.

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A.J. & Karen (adopted by hydnsek)
USA
25 points
No. 562
With owner
Diamond Doorway

The miles of Sage Brush stretching to the horizon is something we don't have in the UK. A wonderful new environment for us to learn about.

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Declined
Chooch72
USA
24 points
No. 552
Declined
Monte Cristo

A great walk up to an old mining ghost town in the mountains, great views, interesting buildings and artefacts to see.

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L&R
USA
23 points
No. 547
With owner
Lava Cascades Palindrome Cache

Fascination location, I've not seen anything like it before.

Malpas Wanderer crossing the lava. Click the image to expand it.

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Volcanoguy
USA
22 points
No. 555
 
Mt Washington

A wonderful hike with spectacular views and glorious colour.

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UWdawg, Ron & Comet
USA
22 points
No. 561
 
Lydle Gulch

This countryside is unlike anything we have in England.

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boise_river_rat
USA
21 points
No. 551
 
Squak Mtn Lookout

Great views of Mt. Rainier in the distance. We started late and completed our hike using head torches in the dark, and had to extra careful because the toads ventured onto the path once the light went.

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Knotaklu
USA
21 points
No. 560
 
Mission 9: Tunnel of Light

A pleasant walk to an iconic cache :-).

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Project APE
USA
21 points
No. 548
With owner
Ischgl VIP Cache

Awesome location, highly original hunt and excellent container.

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sandvika
Austria
20 points
No. 178
With owner
Carter Falls

Beautiful waterfall, but we were even more fascinated by a 4 mile long large wooden pipe that ran beside the trail some of the way - an industrial relic that was a work of art

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Tibby's People
USA
20 points
No. 559
 
Black Hornet Mine Cache

Hard, dry, ground, nearly bare hillsides, burnt vegetation, this is all a new experience for us. The cache hadn't been found for a long time, and had suffered in a fire last year or the year before.

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Prospector, Easom, Castro, Hoist, Andi the dog
USA
20 points
No. 550
 
Rothenburger Spitalhof

On our drive to Austria for ski-ing we paused in Rothenburg to find a TerraCache. The TerraCache was gone, but instead we found this lovely clean and tidy cache in a stunning location.

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benitodecastro
Germany
20 points
No. 176
No response
Wallula Gap

An unexpectedly challenging ascent.

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Mike & Jeremy
USA
19 points
No. 549
With owner
Karraba

One of the most challenging caches we have done for some time! Quite different from any I've done in the UK.

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rsanthill
Malta
19 points
No. 357
With owner
GC12 5/12/2000

Huge cache in a nice location.

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Jerry Connelly (GeoNap & fractal & lobotomy)
USA
19 points
No. 556
With owner
~Serenity - still serene~

A gorgeous location with fantastic views, that we were fortunate enough to do on a lovely sunny spring morning :-).

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AbbeyAckbar
Ireland
19 points
No. 493
No response
Ratzi -T5-

A fun tree climb, in a great location, and with an excellent twist in the tail :-).

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Team Rabbits
Germany
18 points
No. 327
No response
HQ GeoTour

A varied, interesting and amusing series of special caches near Geocaching HQ.

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Geocaching HQ
USA
18 points
No. 546
With owner
Bird Box (T5)

The tallest tree we climbed in Germany, to a good cache box. Great location.

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No response from c/o
TIMTIM.
Germany
18 points
No. 330
No response
Kippers in the Jungle (Denmark's first)

Lovely big box, well presented, in a nice location.

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lysthoej
Denmark
17 points
No. 509
No response
Steps and Ladders

We found the "way down". That was a bit different to usual :-)

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Mghaffeg
Malta
17 points
No. 356
No response
X marks the spot

A wonderful final location, interesting in itself, and spectacular views.

Taken from the drone - acknowledgements to Ken Spooner (WesleyKen). Click the image to expand it.

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Captain Gore-tex
Malta
17 points
No. 359
No response
Birguma Caves

A great walk, leading to a very challenging cache placement that required great teamwork and still resulted in scuffed shins :-).

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evilc88
Malta
17 points
No. 360
No response
Piep...piep!!

A good tree climb to an excellent container :-).

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onkel_patrick
Belgium
16 points
No. 257
No response
L'Île au trésor (Treasure Island)

We visited this location nearly every morning and evening, but the conditions weren't quite right - until the final morning of our holiday, we went for it :-)

The three of us on the island - and an aerial view from the drone. Acknowledgements to Ken Spooner (WesleyKen) for the drone photo. Click the images to expand them.

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Tankomane
Malta
16 points
No. 361
No response
Silvretta Ski Magic

A marathon trek around the Austrian and Swiss mountains solving an original puzzle.

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sandvika
Austria
16 points
No. 179
With owner
Apron Falls

Lovely location, but it's a difficult trail to follow, and if you lose it, it can be very hard going ;-).

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mapking
USA
15 points
No. 558
With owner
The Highest Accessible Cache in Western Europe

A short spring break saw us at Brevent practising our off-piste ski-ing in preparation for the Vallee Blanche.

A glorious spring afternoon afforded amazing views of Chamonix directly below us.

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Cache U Nutter
France
15 points
No. 66
With owner
Escondite Reloaded

The centrepiece of our trip to Germany - both my 10,000th cache find and 100th D5/T5 :-)

A very difficult puzzle led to a nicely presented cache :-).

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moses mountain
Germany
15 points
No. 329
No response
Tomb Raider

A really interesting location, and a nice walk to get there.

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kennsche
Malta
15 points
No. 358
With owner
Sumas Mountain

The highest point on a challenging loop using only smaller trails. Great scenery.

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canadazuuk
Canada
15 points
No. 563
 
Thingstätte

An awesome location that most people would not find without local knowledge. We were the only people here, in the early morning with the low winter sun, the silence contrasting with what it must have been like when in use.

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cgoeltl
Germany
14 points
No. 328
With owner