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Be a better hider

Being a better hider begins long before a lucky adventurer claims a FTF (First to Find) on your brand new geocache. It even begins before you submit your freshly hidden geocache for review. Some geocachers are already experts at hiding great caches. For the rest of us, here are four quick pointers to be...

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Explore the great outdoors with a Discover the Forest trackable

How do you explore your local forest, wander through your favorite park or get over the river and through the woods to grandma’s house? You use a trail! Trails are pathways to discovery across the U.S., whether they’re winding through the Great Smoky Mountains,...

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GBC 2 – Name that Tune — Geocache of the Week

GBC 2 – Name that Tune — Geocache of the Week

Traditional GC4VKVR by WVTim Difficulty: 2 Terrain: 1.5 Location: West Virginia, United States N 39° 30.146 W 077° 57.916 This blog post was written by Visitor Center maven and Geocaching HQ employee, Sarah Along a Berkeley County trail in West Virginia are thirteen unique...

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Ready, Set…Plan Your GIFF Event!

Ready, Set…Plan Your GIFF Event!

The Geocaching International Film Festival (GIFF) is still three months away (November 8-12) but now is the perfect time to start planning your event. Don’t know where to start?...

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A look inside Hidden Creatures (infographic!)

A look inside Hidden Creatures (infographic!)

Traveling through the forest, over the desert, into the ocean, and up to the mountaintops, geocachers witnessed 13 species of Hidden Creatures around the world. We created an infographic...

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The Revenge Of Team Psycho #1 – Treasure Island – Geocache of the Week

The Revenge Of Team Psycho #1 – Treasure Island – Geocache of the Week

Traditional Cache GC6Z4NP by lpyankeefan Difficulty: 5 Terrain: 5 Location: Maryland, United States N 52° 28.379′ E 007° 33.964′ Call the crew! You need to assemble your best geocaching...

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Geocache swims across the English Channel

Geocache swims across the English Channel

Seymour Tower at low tide Finding the Traditional Cache L’Avarizon (GCWNGX) on the island of Jersey is no small feat. You must walk over a mile from the shore...

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Stonehenge in the Desert — Geocache of the Week

Stonehenge in the Desert — Geocache of the Week

Traditional GC6H1TZ by Kris32 Difficulty: 1.5 Terrain: 1.5 Location: Las Vegas, USA N 35° 50.385 W 115° 16.158 Traditional Cache “Stonehenge in the Desert” About twenty minutes southwest of...

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International Geocaching Day 2018

International Geocaching Day is right around the corner; have you marked your calendar? Earn the official International Geocaching Day 2018 souvenir by logging a geocache or attending an event...

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GIFF films due next week!

The deadline to submit a film to the 2018 Geocaching International Film Festival is August 1st, 2018! If you’re a GIFF filmmaker, it’s time to put the finishing touches...

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Great Kaskaskia Dragon — Geocache of the Week

Great Kaskaskia Dragon — Geocache of the Week

Traditional GCHWFZ by Barronvondobbin Difficulty: 1.5 Terrain: 1.5 Location: Illinois, USA N 38° 58.467 W 089° 07.191 As the quest for thirteen legendary Hidden Creatures enters its final phase,...

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Feelin’ groovy? Fall CITO Week is 2 months away!

Grab your denim jacket, a pair of garden gloves, and get your CITO on. Fall Cache In Trash Out® (CITO) Week is Saturday, September 15 through Sunday, September 23....

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Last chance! Collect all 13 Hidden Creatures

The mountains are calling and you must go. Your final exploration location requires a set of strong legs and endurance. This mighty batch of creatures includes a grumpy Troll,...

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Request a Treasure X trackable and be a part of a treasure hunt like no other

X marks the spot for a hunt like no other! This summer, search for REAL Gold dipped treasure with one of the Treasure X heroes. Goldcrown, Gold-Fin, Goldblade, or...

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