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May the Fourth Be With You – Star Wars Cache (GC2FDRQ) – Geocache of the Week

May the Fourth Be With You – Star Wars Cache (GC2FDRQ) – Geocache of the Week

Jedi mind tricks aside, this is the geocache you’re looking for. Luckily, you won’t have to travel to a galaxy far far away to find it. This week’s Geocache of the Week, Star Wars Cache (GC2FDRQ), takes us to the filming location for the Mos Eisley scenes in Star Wars IV: A New Hope....

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Geocaching Caption Contest 38 – Win a Barely Coveted Prize

Geocaching Caption Contest 38 – Win a Barely Coveted Prize

Your caption here Tell us your funniest caption for the above picture of these two geocaching dogs, like, “I have no idea what I’m doing.” You could even win a ‘barely coveted prize’ in the 38th Geocaching Caption Contest. This picture was discovered on the Recent Geocaching Log Images page.  You can discover the 1000 most recent...

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Extreme Geocaching in Pictures (and Video)

Extreme Geocaching in Pictures (and Video)

Upside-down or right-side-up geocaching can lead you to some heart racing locations. Geocaching can lead you to see the world in a different way. The symptoms begin early. First you see a location and think, “there could be a geocache right there.” Next you see a a park or a familiar fence line and...

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Geocacher of Month Nominees for April 2013 – Add Your Comments

Geocacher of Month Nominees for April 2013 – Add Your Comments

The nominees for the April Featured Geocacher of the Month award hail from three different nations, but contribute to one global game.  Each offers a welcoming hand to those new to geocaching and creative hides for all geocachers.  The nominees come from the United States, New Zealand and Denmark. Now it’s your turn to...

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Venture into the sky without leaving the ground. – Way to Heaven (GCPJDZ) – Geocache of the Week

Venture into the sky without leaving the ground. – Way to Heaven (GCPJDZ) – Geocache of the Week

  “Hey, I can see my house from up here.” Photo by geocacher devilmanrocco. At 12,461 ft (3798m) the Grossglockner stands proudly as Austria’s tallest mountain and the tallest peak in the Alps. Though incredibly impressive from afar, those that dare can take a closer look with the Grossglockner High Alpine Road—a winding stretch...

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What a Red Geocaching Wrench Means to You

What a Red Geocaching Wrench Means to You

Geocache Maintenance in Two Acts Each “Needs Maintenance” request has two acts. One act delivers a red wrench, the other act takes that red wrench away. A red wrench attribute on a geocache page means the geocache most likely needs maintenance. The geocache container could be cracked, the log book could be full or...

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CITO 2013 – It Takes a Village

CITO 2013 – It Takes a Village

Congrats Space Coast Geocachers… 9 events, More than 200 geocachers and 4300 lbs of garbage collected! It’s takes a village to do many things, say, raise a child. It also takes a motivated village to clean up the earth. The village geocachers created with Cache In Trash Out (CITO) events has a population of...

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A Geocache 113 Million Years in the Making – Dinosaur Valley Earthcache (GCQMHY) – Geocache of the Week

A Geocache 113 Million Years in the Making – Dinosaur Valley Earthcache (GCQMHY) – Geocache of the Week

  Staring contest, you and me. Go. Photo by geocacher Indigo Parrish. Millions of years ago, a sea covered a large portion of the land that is now the United States. During this time, dinosaurs called Sauropods and Theropods roamed North Texas. Some experts* say they were geocaching, potentially looking for terrain five geocaches....

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Texas Challenge XI: A Taste of Southern Hospitality

Texas Challenge XI: A Taste of Southern Hospitality

Adela (left) and Texas Geocaching Association President, De Editor’s note: Geocaching HQ staff are joining geocachers at Mega-Events around the world to celebrate and share the adventure of geocaching. Adela Bahtijaragic, a.k.a. DellaBell, attended Texas Challenge XI (GCW8GT) in Port Aransas, Texas, USA in April. Adela has been on Geocaching HQ’s marketing team since 2012. This is Adela’s...

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Fastest 15 Minutes in Geocaching – WWFM X

Fastest 15 Minutes in Geocaching – WWFM X

WWFM By: The Podcachers Your geocaching schedule should be packed as we enter the busy season, but everyone has 15 minutes to create an amazing Geocaching memory. The WWFM X (World Wide Flash Mob #10) is coming to a location near you. Nearly 400 events in more than 30 countries will take place on...

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