12 Days of Christmas Scavenger Hunt Winners (2015)
The 12 Days of Christmas Scavenger Hunt is on! Every weekday December 7-18 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 $100 cash and an awesome prize - just in time for Christmas! Visit the contest page for more details.
Here are the winners so far:
- DAY 1
Location: Inside yellow pole on the southeast corner of the small dog area of the off-leash dog park off Fairway Blvd.
Clues: #1 - golf course fairway. #2 - Pluto the dog off his leash in a park.
- DAY 2
Location: Under a branch and some bark just off the trail at the base of a tree BESIDE the footbridge at the MPEC
Clues: #1 - Woody Woodpecker pecking the letter 'M.' #2 - The B side of a Bridge Over Troubled Water cassette.
- DAY 3
Location: Under some rocks near the dock at the Lake Wichita spillway. Click here to see a photo of the location.
Clues: #1 - Whey being spilled. #2 - Doc from Fraggle Rock.
- DAY 4
Location: Inside a tree trunk behind Circle Trail mile marker 8 at the Hamilton Park Tennis Center. Click here to see a photo of the location.
Clues: #1 - A bill for $10 with a tennis ball image on it (Hamilton is on the $10 bill). #2 - photo of Circle Trail mile marker 8.
- DAY 5
Location: Under a lone pine tree on the southeast side of Kiwanis Park. Click here to see a photo of the location.
Clues: #1 - An image of a kite with the "K is for Kite..." written on it (Kiwanis park is the only park designated for kite flying). #2 - Still image of Lone Pine Mall from 'Back to the Future' with 'SE' added to it.
- DAY 8
Location: Hidden under pine needles on the west side of the Wichita Falls Sports Complex.
Clues: #1 Needles from Back to the Future. #2 - The side of Kanye Wests face on Complex magazine.
- DAY 9
Location: Inside a pole at Lincoln Park.
Clues: #1 - Link (from Legend of Zelda) and his kin. #2 - a poll.
- DAY 10
Location: Inside a brown paper bag in a tree near the foul pole at the high school baseball field near Memorial Stadium.
Clues: #1 Kevin Costner from 'Field of Dreams' wearing WFHS hat. #2 - A chicken (fowl).
- DAY 11
Location: Inside a bush at the small park in the middle of downtown Wichita Falls across from Big Blue - New home of the pro wrestling hall of fame where pro wrestler Stone Cold Steve Austin will be inducted next year.
Clues: #1 - backward Cold Stone Creamery logo. #2 - a parking pawl - a device fitted to a motor vehicle's automatic transmission in order for it to lock up the transmission when the shifter is placed in the 'park' position.
- DAY 12
Clues: #1 - "Nudge, as one's memory." (answer: Jog). #2 - Partial photo of Shawn Spencer from the TV show 'Psych.'