"Flag Hill" Flag Pole
N 33° 28.819 W 117° 39.343
11S E 439079 N 3704729
Quick Description: This is a new Flag Pole - Memorial Day 2010! No plaque (yet) but this pole replaces one that fell in a wind storm.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 7/5/2010 2:33:07 PM
Waymark Code: WM96CD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member CO Admin
Views: 3

Long Description:
See Geocache GCA8C2 - OCBSA Cache to Eagle for the long story.

To reach this Project ya gotta hike at least a half hour - on Patriot Trail in the City of San Juan Capistrano - with a good deal of elevation gain.

This pole replaces another (also set by an Eagle Scout) that fell in a wind storm. The first pole was to commemorate 9/11 and was erected by Ryan Pickell. It was vandalized and replaced in 2007 - then a wind storm destroyed that one.

So, for his Eagle Scout Project - younger brother Kyle replaced it with a larger stronger pole - the nearby caches' story comes fro the OC Register story - (visit link) (June 2, 2010)
Name of Eagle Scout: Kyle Pickell

Project Completion Date: 5/31/2010

Troop Number: 12

Troop Location: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Provide a picture at the location of the Eagle Project and explain how the project has benefited you by it being placed here.
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