Stats: Unleash Your Geocaching Geek

Stats: Unleash Your Geocaching Geek

Maps, Charts & Graphs: Your Geocaching Stats Revealed It’s a Geocaching Premium member perk you may not know about and a Basic member feature that’s fun to explore. Here’s the link you need: My Geocaching Statistics. We can talk about the cool graphs, the charts and the milestones, but you just have to see...

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4 Tips to Avoid Getting ‘Hangry’: Snacks for the Geocaching Trail

4 Tips to Avoid Getting ‘Hangry’: Snacks for the Geocaching Trail

Reid’s Personalized Nut Jumble (Note: Clearly snacks do not belong in geocaches unless you’re actually using them as Tupperware.)  Geocachers are always prepared. GPS? Check. Pen? Check. But wait! What should you bring to combat the growling stomach that inevitably follows a finding frenzy on the geocaching trail? To answer this most important of...

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One geocache to rule them all — Helms Klamm (GC2WGRR) — Geocache of the Week

One geocache to rule them all — Helms Klamm (GC2WGRR) — Geocache of the Week

When one ring threatened to destroy the realm, only one creature could be trusted to venture into the unknown and return it to the fiery depths of Mount Doom—a geocacher. Or at least, that’s how this version of the story goes. Create your fellowship and follow the hobbit footprints to this week’s Geocache of...

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A glimpse of what the caches will look like June 15th.

A glimpse of what the caches will look like June 15th.

  Link to the event Welcome to the first release of geocaches for the Virginia Capital Power trail! We invite all geocachers from Virginia to enjoy Charles City and all its history. 50-60 caches will be published this day as we celebrate the beginning of summer and start of the VCPTThe boy scouts will...

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Essentials for Your Geocaching Adventure

Essentials for Your Geocaching Adventure

The great explorers who charted the globe knew a thing or two about being prepared. They crafted a checklist of essentials before they even thought about leaving homeport. You’re now among the newest generation of explorers, but your checklist still needs the same essentials and a few brilliant new innovations (like bug spray). A...

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VCPT First to Find Frenzy

Hi Folks! June is going to be a busy month, we hope everyone can make it to Richmond for the Richmond Rally June 8th. On June 15th in Charles city, Boy Scout Troop 738 will release the first 60 caches along the Virginia Capital Power Trail. Come early and have breakfast and coffee then...

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Started from the bottom, now we’re here. — Roof of the World (GC9A9E) — Geocache of the Week

Started from the bottom, now we’re here. — Roof of the World (GC9A9E) — Geocache of the Week

The month of May is the most popular time of year for climbing the tallest mountain on Earth, Mt. Everest. While there is an Earthcache at the very top, most of us won’t have the time or money (guide services can cost thousands) to make the summit. In fact, many of us (me included),...

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Colorado’s South Park GeoTour Goes Live

Colorado’s South Park GeoTour Goes Live

Go on a geocaching adventure through the stunning landscapes, rich history and pristine natural resources of central Colorado’s South Park. Whether you enjoy exploring the wonders of the backcountry or touring historic communities, Colorado’s South Park GeoTour has something for you. Discover the wonders of the South Park National Heritage Area, a nationally designated...

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Colorado’s South Park GeoTour Goes Live

Colorado’s South Park GeoTour Goes Live

Go on a geocaching adventure through the stunning landscapes, rich history and pristine natural resources of central Colorado’s South Park. Whether you enjoy exploring the wonders of the backcountry or touring historic communities, Colorado’s South Park GeoTour has something for you. Discover the wonders of the South Park National Heritage Area, a nationally designated...

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5 Sharable Tips for Logging Your Next Geocache

5 Sharable Tips for Logging Your Next Geocache

You find a geocache in an inspiring location, what log do you leave on the geocache page for the cache owner and other geocachers? Here are 5 quick ways to inspire your fellow geocachers with your next log entry. It’s easy to share too. Just forward this email to your fellow geocachers and watch...

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Announcing the April 2013 Geocacher of the Month

Announcing the April 2013 Geocacher of the Month

MulderNScully – April 2013 Geocacher of the Month The April Featured Geocacher of the Month nominees contribute to their local geocaching communities and inspire geocachers around the world. They not only hide quality geocaches, but make sure those searching can contact them to make the find, if necessary. Thank you to all those who...

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The Most Found Geocache in the World

The Most Found Geocache in the World

The Most Found Geocache in the world is a distinction currently shared by two geocaches in this European city Prague bridges geocache (left) Terekza geocache (right) both have been found more than 12,400 times The ‘most found traditional geocache’ in the world is a distinction that’s currently neck and neck.  Two traditional geocaches both...

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Container contest at Richmond Rally

The contest will have three categories: 1. Small (Nano, Bison Tube, Film Canister) 2. Medium (Everything in between) 3. Large (Ammo Can or Larger) During the Richmond Rally everyone will be able to vote on the entries. There will be up to 4 Winners. One for each category, and a best in show. To...

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Don’t forget to bring proper headwear. – Head Case (GC2TD8M) – Geocache of the Week

Don’t forget to bring proper headwear. – Head Case (GC2TD8M) – Geocache of the Week

Geocachers wear many hats—explorer, adventurer, stealth agent, pirate, and climber, just to name just a few. Sometimes, like in the case of this week’s Geocache of the Week, the hat geocachers wear is actually the geocache itself. To earn your smiley for Head Case (GC2TD8M), located near Denver, Colorado, USA, you’ll have to make...

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