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Sunday, July 31, 2022

Pretty Good - 7/31/22

 Let's head to Canada's British Columbia province for a:

Pretty Good Puzzle

Tomorrow we'll ...

Saturday, July 30, 2022

Friday, July 29, 2022

That's a "LOTTO" cache - 7/29/22

Today's puzzle takes us to Canada's Ontario province.  I am not a regular lottery player, but when it gets above $1 billion like it is now, I will sometimes take a chance:

That's a "LOTTO" cache

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Thursday, July 28, 2022

It's all Downhill from Here! - 7/28/22

Today's puzzle takes us to California's Lake Tahoe region. Depending on your perspective, it could be good or bad that:

It's all Downhill from Here! (SLT Edition)

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Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Lifeline - 7/27/22

 Today's puzzle takes us to Oregon. I hope you won't need a:

Lifeline

Tomorrow we'll ...

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Enjoy Life Every Day - 7/26/22

 Today's puzzle takes us to California.  This time next week it will be August, which means back to school will be just around the corner.  Where does the time go?  We've had a beautiful summer here in the Finger Lakes and rather than looking ahead too far and thinking about what's to come I'm determined to:

Enjoy Life Every Day (KPC2022)

Tomorrow we'll ...

Monday, July 25, 2022

Sudoku Juniors - 7/25/22

 Today's recent California puzzle was passed along to me, and I enjoyed it.  Try your luck with:

Sudoku Juniors

Tomorrow we'll ...

Sunday, July 24, 2022

A Puzzle Run Amok - 7/24/22

 Today I'm sending you to Maryland for something brand new.  It's:

A Puzzle Run Amok

Tomorrow we'll ...

Saturday, July 23, 2022

Can't Get Out of My Mind - 7/23/22

 Here's a Tennessee puzzle that was passed along to me recently:

Flip Dizzy - Can't get out of my mind

Tomorrow we'll ...

Friday, July 22, 2022

"Evil Influence" - 7/22/22

Today we head to Ireland for a puzzle from a series I first featured here many years ago.  I recently had a message referencing an article about the Masyu type of logic puzzle, and asking if I was familiar with it.  I have seen them regularly in (non-geocaching) puzzlehunts, but am not sure if I've featured one here before.  Try your luck with:

Japanese puzzles # 6 - MASYU

Tomorrow we'll ...

Thursday, July 21, 2022

Back to the Phuture - 7/21/22

I've had a couple of different people send me puzzles from this Tennessee series.  Here's one that I enjoyed:

Back to The Phuture XXIV

Tomorrow we'll ...



Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Loop the Loop - 7/20/22

Let's travel to North Carolina for this little exercise in logic:

7x7 Loop the Loop 

Tomorrow we'll ...

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

New Tricks - 7/19/22

Today's puzzle takes us back to Canada's Alberta province. In pursuit of something not too heavy/dark to watch I stumbled across the British detective show "New Tricks" on Hulu.  I've enjoyed the characters and the writing, and another plus is that not every other word is ... colorful ... like in many of the streaming shows I've tried lately (I find that my vocabulary deteriorates if I watch too much of that ilk).  As I encroach on "old dog" territory myself, it's good to see that:

JBeck2 Teaches An Old Dog New Tricks 

Tomorrow we'll ...

Monday, July 18, 2022

Apophenia - 7/18/22

 Today we travel to California for a new puzzle I had fun testing pre-publication.  Try your luck with:

Apophenia

Tomorrow we'll ...

Sunday, July 17, 2022

Saturday, July 16, 2022

Friday, July 15, 2022

Power Smoothie - 7/15/22

Today we travel up to Canada's Alberta province, where I'm not sure I would want to drink:

Jbeck2's Power-Smoothie Recipe

Tomorrow we'll ...

Thursday, July 14, 2022

My Summer Reading - 7/14/22

Today's puzzle takes us to Colorado.  I hope you enjoy this look at:


Tomorrow we'll ...

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Wild Goose Chase - 7/13/22

Today we head to Washington state for a puzzle that dropped into my inbox recently. I hope you'll forgive me for sending you on a:

Wild Goose Chase

Tomorrow we'll ...

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Monday, July 11, 2022

Sunday, July 10, 2022

Dictionary Soup - 7/10/22

 Today's South Carolina puzzle was passed along to me ages ago. See if you can sort out this:

Dictionary Soup

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Saturday, July 9, 2022

Stem and Leaf - 7/9/22

You never know when something is going to come in handy for a geocaching puzzle. Today's South Carolina puzzle involves a bit of math I'd not encountered until seeing it while tutoring a few years ago, and haven't had the occasion to use it since:

Stem and Leaf 

Tomorrow we'll ...

Friday, July 8, 2022

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Gone Fishing - 7/7/22

 Today we travel to North Carolina, where we've:

Gone Fishing

Tomorrow we'll ...

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Smart Kids Get Ice Cream - 7/5/22

Today we travel to California for a puzzle from a decade ago.  This one is very memorable for me because after making a start on it but not getting anywhere I had the "aha" moment while driving back from dropping my son off at scout camp.  I couldn't wait to get home and see if I was right about:

Smart Kids Get Ice Cream (KPC2012) 

Tomorrow we'll ...

Monday, July 4, 2022

Happy Independence Day - 7/4/22

Happy 4th of July! Today we travel to Nevada where you can:

Declare Your Independence

Tomorrow we'll ...

Sunday, July 3, 2022

4th of July Weekend - 7/3/22

 Here's another California puzzle for our holiday weekend:

FlagMan's 2019 4th of July Cache

Tomorrow we'll celebrate the big day itself.

Saturday, July 2, 2022

4th of July Weekend - 7/2/22

 Many folks will have a 3-day weekend this week, so let's kick things off with:

FlagMan's 2015 4th of July Cache

Tomorrow we'll continue to celebrate the holiday.

Friday, July 1, 2022

Phrase Phun - 7/1/22

Today we travel about 50 miles up the road from me for a little:

Phrase Phun

Rats! Did it again with the messed up timing. Sorry.

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