Tag: hobbies

Apr 17

Wandering in Weiselberg

Today Sabine and I visited Weiselberg to do the Wieselberg:Steinernes Meer (Stoney See) Earthcache (GC2EZJR). This was a very cool location.  The Weiselberg is a 280 million year old volcano and since the Roman times has been known for the precious minerals which can be found here. Minerals such at Agate, Jasper, and Chalcedony were …

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Apr 03

Geocaching in the Schächelwald

Today Sabine and I  did some Geocaching to get do our daily walk and I found a small Power Trail called the Schächel which is short for Schächelwald. The trail was about four kilometers long and consisted of eight Traditional Caches, one Multi-Cache, and one bonus Mystery cache. The walk was very slow, about 36 minutes per mile …

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May 24

Bert’s Hydroponic Garden 23 MAY 2015

Over the last week the garden is really taking off.  Tomatoes are really growing well.  I have been learning a lot more about pruning the suckers from family and friends. I added a Chili Pepper plant that my wife bought and one more tomato plant.  At this time there is no plan to add any more …

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May 18

Bert’s Hydroponic Garden 15 MAY 2015

Time for the weekly update of my Hydroponic garden. Things are going pretty well. I found out why the last Dutch Bucket in the line was not getting hardly any water. I had thought that my pump was not strong enough but it turns out there was a tiny rock lodged inside the T connector …

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Apr 25

My First Terrain Level Five (T5) Rappelling Geocache. May 2012

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WOW!! It is so amazing to go back and look at some of my old Geocaching videos.  This one is of the first Terrain 5 Geocache where I had to rappel down a 50 foot cliff to get to the logbook.  I can’t believe how long it took me to get started and arrive at the …

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