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    Default Help break my geocoin free!

    Hi all-
    I've got a geocoin locked in a Puzzle Prison in Kentucky. Its on its way to see Gabi, but it hasn't made it very far. I posted a note on the cache requesting someone to free it, but its not a very popular cache.

    One of the people watching the cache made me an offer: I solve the puzzle, he'll break my coin free.

    I haven't looked very hard at the puzzle yet, but I thought I'd spread the joy: I've got Twollars for the first person to come up with a reasonable set of coordinates, and extra Twollars for anyone who contributes to the solution.



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    Well, I tried Caesar on it hoping it was easy and the message would just fall out. Guess what, I didn't see anything.

    Ran a frequency analysis and it shows every letter is used, so we are probably not looking at a transposition or even a straight substitution.

    Can you tell us anything more about it? It is always nice to have some ideas if you need to find a keyword.
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    I tried some Vigenere's with the name of the geocacher and the hint (encrypted and decrypted) as a keywords. Neither one worked.

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    This is the weblink to the cache page: Click Here

    You should be able to access the page without creating a username.

    He has agreed to set the captive coins and travel bugs free, but I'd still like to solve this puzzle.
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    Tried a Vigenere Autokey with the key "vafvqr" and the word slug dropped out! (but nothing else )

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    vafvqr=inside
    Here is a nice old postcard of our bridge in Cherokee park.That's all I have for now.
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    I hope your iron things out with this dirty coin!! Don't cry yourself to sleep or get dirt on your hands!!!

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    I just found the words: "Three Cubes Needed" in white text on the cache page. Not sure where that leads me, but... it's there.
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    Quote Originally Posted by moscow32
    I just found the words: "Three Cubes Needed" in white text on the cache page. Not sure where that leads me, but... it's there.
    you are s------ng me right?

    white text? where?

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