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Wyoming, why not?
06-20-2016, 01:46 PM,
#1
Wyoming, why not?
We all know Forrest Fenn's personal love for Yellowstone and nearby areas, so Wyoming, why not?

Begin it where warm waters halt: The Madison Junction

And take it in the canyon down: West of the Madison Junction

Not far but too far to walk: Too Far to Walk is where Forrest put in the little rubber life raft in the water and fished for 3 days to Baker's Hole. (About 10 miles away)

Put in below the home of Brown: Get out of your car when you cross the Seven Mile Bridge. Put in in the Madison River. (Notice that the 10 mile away put in conveniently references the first time you can put in BELOW the river.

From there it's no place for the meek: Rivers abound on a life raft!

The end is ever drawing nigh: Possible Gneiss creek reference, more so to keep floating on the Madison!

There'll be no paddle up your creek, just heavy loads and waters high: Signature traits of the mighty Madison.

If you've been wise and found the blaze: (We'll have to do some looking around here!)

Look quickly down your quest to cease: Look QUICKLY down. Meaning when you find the blaze look down quickly while your floating or you will miss the treasure!

Tarry scant and marvel gaze, take the chest and go in peace: Go in peace.


Now that I've let the cat out of the bag, I would love to hear other people's input on their searches in the area!

-Seabear
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06-20-2016, 02:25 PM,
#2
RE: Wyoming, why not?
Have you gone searching yet?

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06-20-2016, 02:52 PM,
#3
RE: Wyoming, why not?
Hi decall!

I have searched around West Yellowstone, which is quite beautiful, but plan on taking a vacation up there again in October. Personally I've driven along the area and the clues fit quite well. At the time I was just stumped on putting below the Home of Brown.

Side note, it would also explain why many people have passed the treasure chest up. Because many people I assume thought that Hebgen Lake was the Home of Brown. Wink

Yourself?
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12-21-2016, 01:34 AM,
#4
RE: Wyoming, why not?
(06-20-2016, 02:52 PM)seabear Wrote: Hi decall!

I have searched around West Yellowstone, which is quite beautiful, but plan on taking a vacation up there again in October. Personally I've driven along the area and the clues fit quite well. At the time I was just stumped on putting below the Home of Brown.

Side note, it would also explain why many people have passed the treasure chest up. Because many people I assume thought that Hebgen Lake was the Home of Brown. Wink

Yourself?

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seabear, have you ever used a real dictionary to look up the definition of
the word "halt" ??

I believe that many people have passed the treasure chest up is because
they're looking in the wrong STATE! Good luck in your solving and searching.
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01-09-2017, 01:08 AM,
#5
RE: Wyoming, why not?
(12-21-2016, 01:34 AM)Andrew Jef Wrote:
(06-20-2016, 02:52 PM)seabear Wrote: Hi decall!

I have searched around West Yellowstone, which is quite beautiful, but plan on taking a vacation up there again in October. Personally I've driven along the area and the clues fit quite well. At the time I was just stumped on putting below the Home of Brown.

Side note, it would also explain why many people have passed the treasure chest up. Because many people I assume thought that Hebgen Lake was the Home of Brown. Wink

Yourself?

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seabear, have you ever used a real dictionary to look up the definition of
the word "halt" ??

I believe that many people have passed the treasure chest up is because
they're looking in the wrong STATE! Good luck in your solving and searching.

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. . . and I'm not trying to "pick on you" here, but also want to mention that
the Madison River is not a creek. A good solve, in my opinion, involves a
real creek. No more "freebies" from me anytime soon . . . fair enough?
Good luck in your solving and searching. Please stay safe in the Rockies.
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01-09-2017, 09:10 PM,
#6
RE: Wyoming, why not?
You're looking for a creek AFTER you put in below the hoB.

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02-02-2017, 04:27 AM,
#7
RE: Wyoming, why not?
Is there Creeks that run off the Madison? Good possibility I guess!
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