Gray's Lake - Des Moines, Iowa
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member egami
N 41° 34.086 W 093° 38.475
15T E 446535 N 4602023
Quick Description: This door is located at the base of a tree on the south bank of Gray's Lake.
Location: Iowa, United States
Date Posted: 1/5/2008 9:00:06 PM
Waymark Code: WM2XK9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Lee-2
Views: 214

Long Description:
In one of Des Moines most popular parks a mysterious door has appeared at the base of a tree. Knock and no one will answer, but open it and inside are letters. Apparently this humble abode is owned by a magical entity named Seamus O'Grey...a leprechaun perhaps?! Leave Seamus a note and he'll seemingly write back. An inquisitive, friendly little guy, his messages seem very sincere...
Here is Des Moines Register article: Article
Here is our geocaching teams personal story about the event: Blog

Also, be sure to visit geocache: GC18Y0C
Physical Address:
1400 Fluer Drive
Des Moines, IA USA
50321


Secret Message for Fairies:
Yrnir n zrffntr sbe Frnzhf. [decrypt]


Additional Parking: Not Listed

Associated Business: Not listed

Simple Date: Not listed

Web Address: Not listed

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