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Will You CITO?

Will You CITO?

Celebrate Geocaching by Cleaning Up at a CITO Event Geocachers will demonstrate their commitment to the environment by the bagful in April. Thousands of geocachers will join together in picking up trash and filling garbage bags with litter. They’ll be attending Cache In Trash Out (CITO) events over the 11th Annual International CITO Weekend....

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Don’t Forget to Bring Your Brain — Antron’s Puzzle Box #2 (GC40M7T) — Geocache of the Week

Don’t Forget to Bring Your Brain — Antron’s Puzzle Box #2 (GC40M7T) — Geocache of the Week

Antron’s Puzzle Box #2. Photo by Thibaud Oost The geocache description reads, “No need for screwdrivers, hammers or explosives to open this box,” but after taking a look at this puzzle box, we’re not so sure. Some geocaches show you amazing vistas, others take you on subterranean adventures, and some—like this difficulty 4, terrain...

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The Weather Channel Partners with Geocaching to Present “Prospectors”

The Weather Channel Partners with Geocaching to Present “Prospectors”

Skip the extreme climates of prospecting and find the gems hidden on weather.com for your chance to win $3,000! Starting March 20, visit The Prospectors Facebook Page to get your daily clue to find the hidden gem and enter in the Find the Gem Sweepstakes. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. U.S. Only. Ends 3/26/13.  Official Rules. Watch the Prospectors preview...

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A Mother and Son Geocaching Bond

A Mother and Son Geocaching Bond

Brian and Peggy on a geocache run The post on the Geocaching Facebook page started with “My 28 yr old son (who has Down Syndrome) is my best geo-buddy!” The post from Peggy Caton, PeGC56, instantly struck the heart of geocaching buddies sharing an adventure. They search for ‘hidden-treasure’ only find the real treasure right...

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There’s No Place Like Home (Coordinates)

There’s No Place Like Home (Coordinates)

Customize Your Geocaching Experience with your Location If you’re seeing new nearby geocaches and nearby Event Caches listed below, you’re already a geocaching mastermind. You know that by pinpointing your location in your profile, the Weekly Mailer becomes your personal geocaching assistant. If you’re not seeing new nearby geocaches or Event Caches, simply go...

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March Featured Geocacher of the Month Nominees – Add Your Comments

March Featured Geocacher of the Month Nominees – Add Your Comments

The nominees for the March Featured Geocacher of the Month award are innovators, creators and co-conspirators with other geocachers. They’re all friendly and welcoming to geocachers from Germany, America, Spain and all over the world. Each is already a winner and will receive a prize package from Geocaching HQ. louwtjievdw: Featured Geocacher of the Month...

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Find the Keys, Find the Treasure – Das Vergessene Portal (GC3HWBE) – Geocache of the Week

Find the Keys, Find the Treasure – Das Vergessene Portal (GC3HWBE) – Geocache of the Week

In the forest near Baden- Wϋrttemberg, Germany lies a doorway that supposedly leads to vast hidden treasures. But to get the find for this treasure, you’re going to have to put in some work. Das Vergessene Portal (The Forgotten Portal) (GC3HWBE) will test your puzzle-solving skills as well as your patience. Das Vergessene Portal...

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Geocaching Just Got Better in Georgia State Parks

Geocaching Just Got Better in Georgia State Parks

Spend your Georgia vacation geocaching in natural beauty with the Georgia State Parks GeoTour. You could even earn custom geocoins! Georgia State Parks has hidden 46 geocaches in 43 spectacular state parks, from Cloudland Canyon’s cool mountain trails to Skidaway Island’s sunny historic coast, and everywhere in between. Pick up or download your Geo-Challenge Passport...

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Geocaching, the Gift of Friendship

Geocaching, the Gift of Friendship

Share Geocaching: Build a Friendship Geocaching with Friends = Better It’s time to pack along more than just your phone or GPS device on your next geocaching adventure, bring a friend along too. Geocaching is best shared with others. It’s also easiest to explain geocaching when you’re actually out in the field searching. Looking...

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Announcing the February Featured Geocacher of the Month

Announcing the February Featured Geocacher of the Month

louwtjievdw: Featured Geocacher of the Month for February All three nominees for the February Geocacher of the Month show us the meaning of geocaching ambassadors. They welcome new community members, hide and maintain clever geocaches, and are rewarded with  hundreds of Favorite Points. Thank you to all those who supported the nominees. Those not...

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