Ten stunning EarthCaches from around the world

Ten stunning EarthCaches from around the world

GC61G8C — Azores, Portugal GC347RC — Scotland GC31TFV — Austria GC6TCTX — Crete, Greece GC336KY — South Africa GC2PJ2W — Thailand GC3E0GW — Queensland, Australia GC1HW2K — Vanuatu GC3N8NB — Niue GC5DD4A — Ontario, Canada Are you getting ready for International EarthCache Day 2018? Log any EarthCache on Saturday, October 13 or Sunday, October...

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Lake Gunn Fishermans Rest (Milford Rd, Fiordland) – Geocache of the Week

Lake Gunn Fishermans Rest (Milford Rd, Fiordland) – Geocache of the Week

Traditional Cache GCHW72 by kiwitonita Difficulty: 2 Terrain: 1.5 Location: South Island, New Zealand S 44° 53.521′ E 168° 04.754′ The lush, green moss dangling from the trees drape over the hiking trail on the way to a quaint hidden resting spot with a geocache. This ancient, red beech forest has an array of...

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The 2018 Geocaching International Film Festival Finalists Are…

At long last, the Geocaching International Film Festival 2018 finalists have been chosen! These films stand out above the rest for their creativity, production quality, content, and contribution to the global community of geocachers. Let’s give a huge round of applause to the following films and directors: All you need is CACHE | slynie...

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One for the Little People — Geocache of the Week

One for the Little People — Geocache of the Week

Virtual Cache GCA4BC by bazzle Difficulty: 1.5 Terrain: 1 Location: Oregon, United States N 45° 31.064 W 122° 40.406 Welcome to Mill Ends Park in Portland, Oregon Geocaches come in all styles, types, shapes, and sizes. But did you ever stop to think about the area around geocaches? They can vary greatly too. This...

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Eight features to know about on Geocaching.com

Eight features to know about on Geocaching.com

Geocaching.com has so much to offer, there are plenty of amazing and helpful features that you may have never known existed. Put these eight features on your radar to up your find count and enhance your geocaching out in the field! 1. Solution Checker So you’ve worked for hours to solve a puzzle, but...

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Website and App Downtime Tuesday, September 11

On Tuesday, September 11, 2018 Geocaching.com, Waymarking.com, Wherigo.com and all related mobile applications, including 3rd party applications will be going down for several hours as we perform site maintenance. Geocaching HQ products will go offline around 1:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time (convert to your local time). Downtime is expected to last four hours. During...

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ANTARES – Geocache of the Week

ANTARES – Geocache of the Week

Traditional GC2MFZN by omabande Difficulty: 1 Terrain: 1 Location: Egypt N 25° 31.868 E 034° 38.471 Every hundred years (give or take a decade), a message in a bottle washes ashore from the sea, its origin often mysterious and the contents weathered. It is rare that such a vessel takes the form of a...

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You might be a geocacher if…

Introducing a new four-month series called “You might be a geocacher if…” Each month from September through December, use the Friend League to individually earn points toward a new Geocacher Personality Souvenir. Are you an Adrenaline Junkie? A Caching Connoisseur? A Social Butterfly? A Trackable Lover? Collect them all to be the ultimate geocacher....

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Five reminders about trackables

Did you know there are over one million* active trackables traveling around the world from geocache to geocache? Trackables add a layer of fun to the game, letting you experience an epic journey, one story and one geocache at a time. Whether you’re a seasoned geocacher or a newbie just starting out, here are...

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Wisconsin’s West Bend Four Seasons GeoTour (GT40)

Wisconsin’s West Bend Four Seasons GeoTour (GT40)

West Bend GeoTour West Bend, Wisconsin, is the Geocaching Capital of the Midwest and ready to be discovered. Geocache your way through historic sites, parks, trails, museums, and more on the West Bend Four Seasons GeoTour. It’s named the Four Seasons GeoTour for good reason — all the caches are accessible year-round. So slather...

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Mitten im Pott – Geocache of the Week

Mitten im Pott – Geocache of the Week

Virtual Cache GC7B7JV by Ally Pirelli Difficulty: 2 Terrain: 3.5 Location: Duisburg, Germany N 51° 28.820′ E 006° 46.808′ Virtual Caches are a great way for geocachers to visit special locations worthy of discovery but unable to host a physical geocache. Mitten im Pott is located in the Landschaftspark Duisburg-Nord, Germany. It is part...

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Be a better hider

Being a better hider begins long before a lucky adventurer claims a FTF (First to Find) on your brand new geocache. It even begins before you submit your freshly hidden geocache for review. Some geocachers are already experts at hiding great caches. For the rest of us, here are four quick pointers to be...

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Explore the great outdoors with a Discover the Forest trackable

How do you explore your local forest, wander through your favorite park or get over the river and through the woods to grandma’s house? You use a trail! Trails are pathways to discovery across the U.S., whether they’re winding through the Great Smoky Mountains, along the breathtaking Pacific Coast or in your backyard. This...

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GBC 2 – Name that Tune — Geocache of the Week

GBC 2 – Name that Tune — Geocache of the Week

Traditional GC4VKVR by WVTim Difficulty: 2 Terrain: 1.5 Location: West Virginia, United States N 39° 30.146 W 077° 57.916 This blog post was written by Visitor Center maven and Geocaching HQ employee, Sarah Along a Berkeley County trail in West Virginia are thirteen unique geocaches. Each is a unique gadget cache which, combined, have...

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