12 Days of Christmas Elf Hunt Winners and Locations (2017)
The 12 Days of Christmas Cash Elf Hunt is on! Every weekday December 11-22 we'll hide our elf somewhere in Wichita Falls and it's your job to find it, bring it back to us and we'll hook you up with $600 in cash and prizes just in time for Christmas! Visit the contest page for more details.
Here are the winners so far:
- DAY 1
Location: Hanging down inside a storm drain with the word "Turner" painted on it at the new Wichita Bluff Nature Area off Seymour Hwy. Click here to see a photo of the location.
- DAY 2
Location: It was hidden off the gravel trail behind the Boys and Girls Club Football Fields on Fairway Blvd in a grove of trees off to the side of a big pile of rocks.
Clues: #1 - numerous pictures of The Rock and a grove of trees off to the side with a small 'X' marking the spot. #2 - The answer to the word scramble is "Boys and Girls Club Football Fields"
- DAY 3
Location: On the circle trail behind the MPEC inside a French drain pipe next to a sign that says "Brain." Click here to see a photo of the location.
Clues: #1 - The character Brain from the animated TV show Pinky and the Brain. #2 - A riddle with the first letter of each line spelling out "behind MPEC"
- DAY 4
Location: Under the concrete sidewalk at the Wee-chi-tah sculpture. Click here to see a photo of the hiding place.
Clues: #1 - The answer to the puzzle is "wayst deap" (headway minus head plus street without the reet = wayst, and D plus Leap minus L = Deap. Wee-chi-tah translates to "waist deep." #2 - a photo of a person sculpting.
- DAY 5
Location: In the bushes at Hoskins Field (high school baseball field) at Southwest Pkwy and Barnett. Click here to see a photo of the hiding spot.
- DAY 8
Location: Under a bridge at Sikes Lake. Click here to see a photo of the location.
- DAY 9
Location: In Kiwanis Park (the only park designated exclusively for flying kites) under a branch lying on the ground. Click here to see a photo of the hiding place.
- DAY 10
Location: On the south side of Lamar Park in Sunnyside. Click here to see a photo of the hiding place.
- DAY 11
Location: Taped under a picnic bench in Expressway Village Park located at Missile Road and Castle Drive. Click here to see a photo of the hiding place.
- DAY 12
Location: Tied to a railing hanging down inside the drainage ditch near the 8-mile marker of the Circle Trail (next to the Hamilton Park Tennis Center) Click here to see a photo of the hiding place.