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PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2012 3:42 pm Reply with quote Back to top

I think this is neat...

A group of friends use a 2012 GMC Terrain Smaller SUV and its navigation system in a geocaching scavenger hunt. They use the SUV's interior USB port to play MP3 clues along with OnStar gps tracking to locate the coordinates of the geocaches they hunt.
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2012 3:57 pm Reply with quote Back to top

It is cool, but does it appear, at the end, that they simply toss the underwater cache back? Wouldn't they have to dive again and reattach it?

\"Once in awhile you get shown the light, in the strangest places if you look at it right.\"
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2012 4:25 pm Reply with quote Back to top

And is a USB with "clues" allowed via the normal rules? And even if the answer is "yes", would you ever plug an unknown USB drive into any of your devices?
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2012 5:26 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Like tossing a nano back into the marsh.... Twisted Evil

Anyone check out the coords for the final? Twisted Evil Twisted Evil You'd think they'd actually point to something of brand value. Missed 'viral opportunity.'
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 09, 2012 8:04 am Reply with quote Back to top

Final coordinates could be an abandoned house out in the middle of nowhere where the people start disappearing from the group.
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