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Contest: Adventure Guys South Sound Geotours of Tacoma and Olympia

Post by Craig Hill / The News Tribune on Oct. 28, 2012 at 8:31 am |
October 28, 2012 8:31 am

If you read today’s story on Geotouring and want to give it a try here’s your chance. We’ve built a short Geotour of Tacoma and Olympia so you can get a feel for the game. Go to the coordinates and answer the corresponding question. Send your answers to craig.hill@thenewstribune.com or P.O. Box 11000, Tacoma, WA 98411. High scores for the Tacoma and Olympia tours will be entered in a drawing for a prize.

TACOMA GEOTOUR

1. N 047 15.135, W 122 26.316

What is like the new Venice?

2. N 047 15.260, W 122 26.407

How many cans does it take to can this salmon?

3. N 047 15.449, W 122 26.494

The car guards show how many eyes?

4. N 047 14.757, W 122 26.212

What artist built this sculpture?

5. N 047 14.726, W 122 26.008

How many trees in the forest?

 

OLYMPIA GEOTOUR

1. N 047 02.186, W 122 54.205

What is the name beneath the angel’s robes?

2. N 047 02.313, W 122 54.353

What’s the last county seat you see before reaching the point?

3. N 047 02.659, W 122 54.273

When the temperatures go up, the ________ goes down.

4. N 047 02.650, W 122 53.978

What puts the P in Olympia?

5. N 047 02.731, W 122 54.129

Namu _____ Renge _____

 

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