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Geocacher Injured In Mountain Fall

An American geocacher needed hospital treatment after falling nine metres and landing on her head while visiting New Hampshire’s Blue Job Mountain last Friday.

Fifty-eight year-old Patricia McBride, of Rochester, was exploring the state forest with her husband when she slipped and fell 9m (30 feet) about 3pm.

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Geocaching Family Rescued From Cave

Three inexperienced American geocachers unexpectedly found themselves on the ropes when they needed rescuing from GZ on Tuesday. Two dozen Rochester, New York firefighters had to winch the family members to safety using ropes and pulleys after they became trapped in a cave 23 metres above the Genesee River. Media outlet 13 Wham reported that the 24-year-old …

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