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Extraterrestial Geocachers? — Head Alien Series (GC253ZN) — Geocache of the Week

Extraterrestial Geocachers? — Head Alien Series (GC253ZN) — Geocache of the Week

This alien is all smiles. Photo by geocacher JBase Geocache Name: Head Alien #01–51 (Here’s the bookmark list with all 51 caches) Difficulty/Terrain Rating: 1.5/2 Why this is the Geocache of the Week: One of the best parts about geocaching is that there are plenty of ways to play. Some geocachers are all about...

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Geocaching #SpaceCaching in Photos – It’s Launch Time!

Geocaching #SpaceCaching in Photos – It’s Launch Time!

The countdown begins. It’s t-minus 12 hours and ticking down toward liftoff of a rocket bound for space. U.S. astronaut Rick Mastracchio will pack along a Geocaching Travel Bug on his six month mission to the International Space Station. He’ll use the Geocaching game piece, which typically moves from geocache to geocache on Earth,...

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116 Geocaches an Hour and Aliens

116 Geocaches an Hour and Aliens

Annie Love on the E.T. Highway By Annie Love – Imagine: The midnight darkness of the desert is lit only by a pale moon. You’re driving down a dirt road in the middle of nowhere Nevada.  You see the wink of a...

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Happy Halloween! – Geist des Hagen (GC11JM6) – Geocache der Woche

Happy Halloween! – Geist des Hagen (GC11JM6) – Geocache der Woche

Pass auf den Geist des Hagen auf, wenn Du Dir diesen Smiley schnappen willst! Foto mit freundlicher Genehmigung von die Helden Geocache Name: Geist des Hagen (GC11JM6) Schwierigkeit/Gelände Bewertung: 1.5/2 Warum ist das der Geocache der Woche: Es gibt wohl keinen besseren Zeitpunkt als Halloween, um in die dunklen Wälder aufzubrechen und einen der...

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Happy Halloween! – Geist des Hagen (GC11JM6) – Geocache of the Week

Happy Halloween! – Geist des Hagen (GC11JM6) – Geocache of the Week

Watch out for the Ghost of Hagen while earning this smiley. Photo courtesy of die Helden Geocache Name: Geist des Hagen (GC11JM6) Difficulty/Terrain Rating: 1.5/2 Why this is the Geocache of the Week: There’s no better day than Halloween to venture into the dark woods of Germany to hunt for one of the country’s...

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Geocaching Caption Contest 40 – Win a Barely Coveted Prize

Geocaching Caption Contest 40 – Win a Barely Coveted Prize

Your caption here With Halloween just around the corner, it is time to get creative – and not only with your costume! Help us find a caption for this perfectly dressed up little geocacher, like “Trick or SWAG!” Tell us your funniest caption for this picture! You could even win a ‘barely coveted prize’...

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Tips on Geocache Hints

Tips on Geocache Hints

  Sometimes geocaching hints create a confusing chorus that doesn’t lead anyone closer to the actual geocache. “Hints” like, “It’s in the obvious place” or “Yes, it’s really there” or “You don’t really need a hint” lead to a little confusion and a lot of shoulder shrugging. The hint shouldn’t spoil the exact location...

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Geocaching in Harmony with Nature (Part 1)

Geocaching in Harmony with Nature (Part 1)

How to Hide an Environmentally Friendly Geocache The sun weaves its warm beams through the thick growth of the forest. The birds are singing a familiar tune  and in the distance you hear the careful footsteps of a deer. The geocache you are looking for is only a few feet away. Your geosense is...

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TattooBarbie Discovers Geocaching

TattooBarbie Discovers Geocaching

After attending Geocoinfest 2013: Las Vegas, Nevada, TattooBarbie and her friend cybercat completed the El Dorado series. They had so much fun they decided to also do the Route 66 series! This is the story of a woman with Asperger’s, who became a geocacher with Asperger’s. It’s not about conquering a disorder or beating...

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Geocaching in Space – The Interactive Event Map

Geocaching in Space – The Interactive Event Map

  More than 1,100 Geocaching in Space Event Caches will dot the globe on November 6 and 7. Geocaching in Space events can be found in more than 40 countries and in the world’s most remote locations, like Easter Island and inside the Arctic Circle. Each event commemorates the launch of a Geocaching Travel...

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