Take Flight on Florida’s New GeoTour

Take Flight on Florida’s New GeoTour

    Explore Florida’s beautiful wild places with the new Taking Flight GeoTour in Manatee County. Sponsored by Charlotte Harbor, Sarasota Bay, and Tampa Bay Estuary Program in cooperation with Manatee County’s Natural Resources Department, the tour leads geocachers through an area that encompasses over 25,000 acres of natural preserved land. The tour takes...

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Mt. Mazama (GC123H6) – GEOCACHE OF THE WEEK – February 6, 2013

Mt. Mazama (GC123H6) – GEOCACHE OF THE WEEK – February 6, 2013

A view of Crater Lake and Wizard Island from the Earthcache location. Photo by Geocacher McGeesters. Nearly 7000 years ago, a massive volcano in southern Oregon, United States exploded leaving behind a collapsed caldera. Over the thousands of years that followed, the empty caldera filled with snowmelt and rainwater to form what is now...

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Here are 9 Geocaching Tools – What Else Should You Pack?

Here are 9 Geocaching Tools – What Else Should You Pack?

Nine pieces of important geocaching gear Whether you’re geocaching in a park or grabbing a T5 from a rappel, having right tools may be the difference between a smiley and a DNF. In fact, thanks to some clever geocache hiders, some geocaches may require certain tools to be found. The tools in the photo...

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5 Tips to Achieve Geocaching Stardom

5 Tips to Achieve Geocaching Stardom

Rock Star move at a Geocache The basics of geocaching are inspiring in their simplicity. A geocacher hides a geocache and challenges others to find it. That’s it. And it’s easy to unlock the joy of geocaching when you discover clever hides and share the adventure with good friends. Becoming a great geocacher is...

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Upcoming Events

The CITO for Earth Day Weekend is coing to be CITO- Robious Landing GC455C0 If anyone would like to help set some caches in the park, let me know. Would like to set them now and have them go live the morning of the CITO. Also: It sounds like Richmond Rally is going to...

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L’ Oeuvre D un Facteur (GC27WQH) – GEOCACHE OF THE WEEK – January 31, 2013

L’ Oeuvre D un Facteur (GC27WQH) – GEOCACHE OF THE WEEK – January 31, 2013

This is just one view of the palace. What started as a single stone and a dream became the amazing Palais Idéal du Facteur Cheval. This palace in the south of France was built over the course of 33 years by one French postman, Ferdinand Cheval. Now the palace hosts visitors from around the...

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Announcing the January Featured Geocacher of the Month

Announcing the January Featured Geocacher of the Month

Congratulations to the Featured Geocacher of the Month, The Weasel The decibel level from the global geocaching community rose to new heights in December. Hundreds of geocachers commented to support of outstanding nominees from the United States and the United Kingdom. More than 800 comments were tallied for all the nominees. Each geocacher nominated offers the...

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Announcing the 2013 Cache In Trash Out Weekend

Announcing the 2013 Cache In Trash Out Weekend

Cache In Trash Out Weekend We hear it all the time, “Geocachers are the nicest people!” It’s a wonderful compliment that good-hearted geocachers have earned for over a decade. Cache In Trash Out (CITO) weekend is just another example of geocachers giving back. Since 2002, tens of thousands of geocachers have cleaned up parks, trails and...

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A Geocaching Beginner’s Guide – Geocache Container Pictures

A Geocaching Beginner’s Guide – Geocache Container Pictures

A geocacher’s study guide Geocaching adventures can take you to new vantage points, down scenic roads and into long-forgotten forests. You’ll search through both new parks and familiar neighborhoods. The adventure is in the journey, but the real thrill can begin when you close in on the coordinates. Geocaches can be recycled containers like...

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Explore the Eugene, Cascades & Coast GeoTour

Explore the Eugene, Cascades & Coast GeoTour

Explore more than 70 new geocaches from Oregon’s Coast to the waterfalls and lava fields of the Cascades on the Eugene Cascades & Coast GeoTour. Geocachers that complete the entire trip will earn two unique, locally made Geocoins that fit together like puzzle pieces. Launched in October 2012, the McKenzie River Edition of the GeoTour winds along the...

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Sign up on web site folks!

Sign up on web site folks!

The Richmond Rally, possibly and CITO and some other tidbits are starting to be organized. This year, we are going to do online registrations for volunteers and cabins. If you registered on the web page in the past, please do so again, I moved the web page into ScoutLife so I could use its...

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Announcing the 2013 Cache In Trash Out Weekend

Announcing the 2013 Cache In Trash Out Weekend

Cache In Trash Out Weekend We hear it all the time, “Geocachers are the nicest people!” It’s a wonderful compliment that good-hearted geocachers have earned for over a decade. Cache In Trash Out (CITO) weekend is just another example of geocachers giving back. Since 2002, tens of thousands of geocachers have cleaned up parks, trails and...

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A Geocaching Beginner’s Guide – Geocache Container Pictures

A Geocaching Beginner’s Guide – Geocache Container Pictures

Geocaching adventures can take you to new vantage points, down scenic roads and into long-forgotten forests. You’ll search through both new parks and familiar neighborhoods. The adventure is in the journey, but the real thrill can begin when you close in on the coordinates. When you uncover a geocache, a hidden story is revealed:...

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2012 CVGA Awards Winners

2012 CVGA Awards Winners

Here are the winners of the 2012 CVGA awards!  Awards were tabulated by number of favorite points/number of finds etc etc. A great number of awesome caches were placed last year!  Go find them and enjoy! Listed with CVGA point percentages. Best Micro Cache 1. 60% GC3FACZ The Backwoods Arcade Pinball Machine Type: Traditional | Size: Micro | Difficulty: |...

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