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The Walrus - OU00D1

 A Tribute to Octopus Garden

Hidden by  TermiteHunter

N 35° 06.300' W 80° 42.820' (WGS84)

 Coordinates in Other Systems
 Location: United States > North Carolina
 Cache Type: Moving
 Size: Small
 Status: Ready for Search
 Date Hidden: 28 September 2010
 Date Created: 28 September 2010
 Last Modified: 07 July 2017
 Waypoint: OU00D1


{{found}} 19 x Found
moved 26 x Moved
{{not_found}} 3 x Did Not Find
{{comment}} 22 Comments
0 Notes
11 Watchers
5651 Visitors
16 x Rated
Rated as: Excellent
{{recommendation}} 2 Recommendations
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Description   EN   

The Walrus

An Opencaching Exclusive

A Tribute to North Carolina's Oldest Cache: Octopus Garden

    Hidden on 9/30/2000, Octopus Garden is North Carolina's oldest cache.  It was originally a moving cache first placed by Iungionis.  With the changes at, it is now stationary and maintained by AdventureTom.

    In commemoration of Octopus Garden's origins I have placed this, the first moving cache on and in North Carolina to be released on the 10th anniversary of Octopus Garden.

   I will attempt to keep the coordinates updated with It's current location but read the logs to verify the last placement. 

  The original location for the Walrus was near the current stationary Octopus Garden coordinates at  N 35° 09.633' W 80° 44.148' 


    Once you have found it you may choose to leave it in place or take it with you and place it somewhere else.  Should you remove the cache when you find it please mark an "X" with chalk in the area so that anyone that follows will know that The Walrus is already on the move again.  Please keep the cache in a wooded area of Mecklenburg County and be sure to return here to post new coordinates.



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Log Entries    {{found}} 19x {{not_found}} 3x {{comment}} 22x     Show All Log Entries   New Log Entry

3 07 July 2017 TermiteHunter Comment

Updated coordinates from the last move waaay back then

4 18 August 2015 GoinPostNet Cache moved

Here are the new coords...

N 35° 06.300 W 080° 42.820

Cache is wedged under a rock between greenway and the stream.

1 13 August 2015 themulcher Found it

I retrived this cache and replaced the container with the permission of the CO. Moved it to

N 35° 07.668 W 080° 49.258

Let's keep this one alive and moving.

In the crook of the tree.

4 14 April 2015 GoinPostNet Cache moved

Moved the Walrus to a new home...look for the giant tree.

N35 11.950 W80 51.432

4 13 April 2015 themulcher Cache moved

I found this as part of the GCGC Laundry List Relay. I left some crossed sticks at GZ and moved it to .


35 08.109

080 48.546

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