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Remnants of Days Passed — Who Turned Out the Lights? Geocache Series (GC4QRT0) — Geocache of the Week

Remnants of Days Passed — Who Turned Out the Lights? Geocache Series (GC4QRT0) — Geocache of the Week

Go that way! Photo by geocacher BobbynAnjii Was Here Geocache Name: Who Turned Out the Lights? Geocache Series Difficulty/Terrain Rating: 1.5/2–4 Why this is the Geocache of the Week: Dotting the United States are large concrete arrows. Some point East to West, others, North to South. Are these landing directions for UFOs? The answer...

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The Madness After Maker Madness

The Madness After Maker Madness

Get ready to find some amazing geocaches this summer! A Maker Madness event log! When geocache makers go mad, you’re the real winner. Get this.  From March 28 – April 7, over 21,000 geocachers in more than 50 countries took the Maker Pledge.  By signing this pledge, geocachers around the world promised to “live and...

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Announcing Your Newest Geocache Type

Announcing Your Newest Geocache Type

Giga-Event is the Newest Geocache Type   Attended by 5,000 or more geocachers, it’s like a Mega-Event of mega proportions. The geocache type shows a new level of appreciation to events that engage, entertain and inform geocachers on a massive scale. While we know that the metric system prefix giga stands for 1,000,000,000, the...

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Get Your CITO On this Weekend!

Get Your CITO On this Weekend!

You’re part of a worldwide geocaching clean-machine this weekend. One weekend a year, geocachers around the world join together to help remove trash from geocaching-friendly locations. Cache In Trash Out is simple: you geocache in an area and then take trash out. There are hundreds of events to choose from around the globe, from...

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Lab Cache Evolution: STEMLandia Adventure!

Lab Cache Evolution: STEMLandia Adventure!

Panoramic of the Arboretum STEMLandia Geocoin STEMLandia in the Arnold Arboretum at Harvard University in Boston taps into the power of the Lab Cache Geocaching Adventure experience to reveal a world of nature and education. Thanks to HQ’s partnership with EdGE at TERC, this is the next evolution of Lab Caches. Premium Members around the...

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Help Name the Next Geocacher of the Month

Help Name the Next Geocacher of the Month

The earned, never for sale, Geocacher of the Month geocoin This is your opportunity to help decide who takes home the earned, never-for-sale, Geocacher of the Month geocoin. Each featured Geocacher of the Month will receive the exclusive special edition Geocoin, a hat and a profile icon. They’ll also receive a certificate acknowledging their...

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Cache in Concert — Schatzhüterin: AC/DC (GC4WY14) — Geocache of the Week

Cache in Concert — Schatzhüterin: AC/DC (GC4WY14) — Geocache of the Week

Enjoy a nice concert after you earn your smiley. Photo courtesy of Geoheimnisträger Geocache Name: Schatzhüterin: AC/DC (GC4WY14) Difficulty/Terrain Rating: 2/1.5 Why this is the Geocache of the Week: For many of us, every time a new smiley is earned, there’s a celebration. Whether that’s with your geocaching partner, the new friend you brought...

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Announcing the Newest Geocacher of the Month

Announcing the Newest Geocacher of the Month

The earned, never for sale, Geocacher of the Month Geocoin A geocacher from the plains of the United States joins the ranks of Geocachers of the Month around the world. Dozens of comments shined a light on a geocacher who reaches out to those who are new to the adventure and helps inspire those...

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2014 Geocaching International Film Festival Call for Entries

2014 Geocaching International Film Festival Call for Entries

Your vision of geocaching cannot be contained by a simple Facebook photo, Tweet or even a mighty blog post. Nay, we say, your vision deserves much more. You need to tell your geocaching story through the majesty of a short video. Ready your geocaching muse. The Geocaching International Film Festival (GIFF) wants your vision of the...

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Geocaching HQ joins in the Maker Madness

Geocaching HQ joins in the Maker Madness

Celebrating Maker Madness – Geocaching HQ style. By: Maria McDonald The Seattle geocaching community came through strong with over  100 attendees at the recent Maker Madness event hosted by Geocaching HQ. This HQ sponsored event added to the 970 other Maker events spanning more than 50 countries around the world to celebrate something truly special...

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